Requires Photography

Nutcracker


Dimensions

24.4 x 3.9 x 7 cm (9 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.101

Medium or Technique

Wood; Walnut

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings

Full-length, bearded figure with tightly fitting hood. Ovoid head, busily patterned “torso,” scroll “feet”. Mephistopheles-like. Worn, with worm holes and splintered chips.

Credit Line

Bequest of Ruth F. Bettencourt