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What is this?

Woman stands next to a large reindeer, holding a young child sitting on the reindeer; both dressed in fur-lined parkas and boots; rectangular base.

This is a figure. It is dated 1957 and we acquired it in 1989. The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds.

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Its medium is

porcelain, enamel, gilding

Its dimensions are

21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Dulevo mark with "57" stamped in green overglaze

This object was manufactured by Dulevo Porcelain Factory

This object was catalogued by Deborah S. Shinn

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