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Young man in suit with bagpipes

Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Culture:
Italian, Naples
Medium:
Polychromed terracotta head; wooden limbs and bagpipes; body of wire wrapped in tow; garments of various fabrics
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm.)
Classification:
Crèche
Credit Line:
Gift of Loretta Hines Howard, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.148.5
Not on view
Loretta Hines Howard (until 1978; to MMA)
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