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Mendicant Capuchin Friar (one of a pair)

Factory:
Höchst Manufactory (German, 1746–1796)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
German, Höchst
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.238
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 538
Marking: Painted in red enamel on underside of base: [1] Wheel (Höchst factory mark); Incised in script: [1] I N
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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