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Figure of a Hussar

German
About 1760–70
Made at Ludwigsburg Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

56.288

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

On modeled oval base with colored tree trunk. Figure in yellow boots, light blue trousers, wears hip length blue cape off right shoulder, frogs & gold buttons. Pouch at left has factory monogram, sword in left hand (end gone). High brown turban, long tied

Provenance

By 1956, Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer; 1956, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer. (Accession date: April 12, 1956)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer