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Figure of a Turk

English
about 1770
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

13.33 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1043

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Man: brown beard, yellow turban with jewel, long pink coat fur lined, gold embroidery on vest, skirt with stylized flowers in green, brown and gold, gold hem, red shoes. Sword hilt gilded, scabbard lavender. Companion to 1988.1044. Unmarked.

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

By 1953, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection