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Gentleman's costume: 1665

Object Number: 
1961.45
Date: 
ca. 1961
Medium: 
Wax, textile, leather, metal, feather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 5 x 3 in. ( 25.4 x 12.7 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of man in period costume; short jacket over ruffled shirt with wide breeches trimmed with green, yellow, and pink ribbon, burgundy cape, wide-brimmed brown leather hat with feather, and yellow leather boots with cuffs; metal pin extends from one foot for mounting.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group