Miniature circus figures (13)
Largest: 2 x 2 x 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 5.1 x 1.9 cm )
Set of 13 semi-flat circus-related cast metal pieces including: (a) horse with standing juggler and seated figure; (b) black horse and figure in pink; (c) horse with figure standing on head; (d) horse with single standing figure in blue tunic; (e) 2 horses with 2 standing figures; (f) horse with standing woman with ribbons around her waist; (g) figure with large drum; (h-k) figures playing musical instruments; (l) horse without base or rider; (m) pair of figures, one standing, one horizontal with legs around other's head.
According to accession records, these figures were owned by the donor for about 60 years.
Gift of John V. Irwin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.