Figurine

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1890

GUSN

GUSN-64536

Description

Standing full length figure of a Turk or Indian rifleman, matte polychrome enamel wash colors. Blue and white striped shirt. Striped sash. Pantaloons with gilt and blue meander. White boots or stockings, lion skin. Leaning on rifle. Baroque pedestal base with central cartouche and floral enamel decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
gilding
porcelain
Orientalism
Sculpture
Statue
Figurine
Porcelain
Orientalism
Gilded
Figurine

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.656