Carved Tobacconist's Female Figure

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-3191

Description

Carved female figure at 3/4s length; curly hair close to head, a high bust with petalled flower in the center; a carved bodice and a fluted skirt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tobacconists' figures
painting (coating)
Norway spruce (wood)
Pine
Painted
SYMBOL, TRADE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

25.25 x 14 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.974

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