Llama figurine

Object Number: 
1946.2
Date: 
ca. 1875
Medium: 
Silver plated brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 1.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Silver plated brass llama figurine with a hook applied to its chest; no maker's marks.
Gallery Label: 
The donor believed this figurine may have been a grave ornament. It was given to her circa 1883.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Roswell Skeel, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group