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Figurine of a man with nose spectacles hanging from his waistband
DECORATIVE ARTS
figurine
Rauenstein
Europe: Germany, Thuringia
Late 19th c.
porcelain
overall: 270 mm x 115 mm

Small ceramic figure of a man, standing against a tree stump, a cane in his right hand, wearing a black bicorne hat with yellow ribbons, a brown jacket, pink and white waistcoat and striped breeches. Features a pair of round eye nose spectacles emerging from beneath his waistcoat (presumably suspended from his waistband). Round base with maker's mark and number underneath. Modern repair to right arm at elbow.


2011.208

College Purchase, 2011



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