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Allegorical Figures of the Four Continents: America

view Allegorical Figures of the Four Continents: America digital asset number 1
Producer:
Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, Meissen, Saxony, Germany, founded 1710
Modeler:
Peter Reinicke, German, 1715–1768
Johann Friedrich Eberlein, 1696 – 1749
Draftsman:
Gottfried Bernhard Götz, 1708–1774
After:
Johann Joachim Kändler, German, 1706–1775
Medium:
Polychromed, gilt and glazed porcelain
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Figure
Object Name:
Figure
Made in:
Meissen, Saxony, Germany
Date:
late 18th–early 19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Female figure with feather skirt, mantle and headdress, holding cornucopia and parrot, seated on an alligator facing left.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
Accession Number:
1960-1-38-d
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1960-1-38-d
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