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Lady's costume: 1790

Object Number: 
1964.20
Date: 
ca. 1964
Medium: 
Wax, textile, feather, metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 4 x 3 in. ( 25.4 x 10.2 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; white hat with feather, blue polonaise over white chiffon dress, red shoes, and handkerchief worn at wrist; 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