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Attributed to Salvatore di Franco
(active 18th century)

Date: second half 18th century
Culture: Italian, Naples
Medium: Polychromed terracotta head and wooden limbs; body of wire wrapped in tow; silver-gilt halo; silk and linen garments.
Dimensions: (a) H. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm.); (b) Diam. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.)
Classification: Crèche
Credit Line: Gift of Loretta Hines Howard, 1964
Accession Number: 64.164.1a, b

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