Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Angel with censer

Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Italian (Naples)
Medium:
Polychromed terracotta head; wooden limbs and wings; body of wire wrapped in tow; silk garments; silver censer
Dimensions:
H. 15 1/4 in. (38.7 cm.)
Classification:
Crèche
Credit Line:
Gift of Loretta Hines Howard, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.148.2a–d
Not on view
Inscription: New label on silver censer inscribed in ball point: 349/C.
Loretta Hines Howard (until 1978; to MMA)
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