Costume figurine (in box)

Object Number: 
1941.408
Date: 
1920-1940
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, wood, textile, rattan, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall (figurine): 11 5/8 x 5 x 3 in. (29.5 x 12.7 x 7.6 cm)
Description: 
Molded papier-mâché figurine of Chinese peasant holding fish; blue shirt and pants with rattan necklace and belt with strands of rattan hanging from them; yellow cardboard hat; brown cardboard box.
Gallery Label: 
Accession records indicate that this figurine came from China. The box is also stamped "MADE IN CHINA", and a pencilled inscription reads "FISHERMAN DOLL/L.C. EVANS".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group