King's Oriental attendant

Date: second half 18th century
Culture: Italian, Naples
Medium: Polychromed terracotta head and wooden limbs; body of wire wrapped in tow; silk and satin garments with silver and gold metallic thread; brass sword
Dimensions: a) H. 10 5/16 in. (26.2 cm.); b) Diam. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm.)
Classification: Crèche
Credit Line: Gift of Loretta Hines Howard, 1964
Accession Number: 64.164.89a, b

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