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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Unglazed porcelain
DATES 1849-1856
DIMENSIONS 5 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (13.3 x 8.3 x 5.7 cm)  (show scale)
INSCRIPTIONS Illegible / indistinct writing in pencil on underside of base.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arthur W. Clement
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CAPTION Attributed to Josiah Jones. Bust, 1849-1856. Unglazed porcelain, 5 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (13.3 x 8.3 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arthur W. Clement, 43.128.136. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 43.128.136.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Unglazed, hollow porcelain bust of older man with short hair, shoulders wrapped in drapery; bust supported on short pedestal with narrow stem and round base. CONDITION: Good.
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