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Allegorical Figures of the Four Continents: America Figure, late 18th–early 19th century

This is a Figure. It was modeled by Peter Reinicke. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is polychromed, gilt and glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 14 x 13.7 x 17.8 cm (5 1/2 in. x 5 3/8 in. x 7 in.)

It has the following markings

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Allegorical Figures of the Four Continents: America Figure, late 18th–early 19th century; Modeled by Peter Reinicke (German, 1715–1768); Germany; polychromed, gilt and glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 14 x 13.7 x 17.8 cm (5 1/2 in. x 5 3/8 in. x 7 in.); Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde; 1960-1-38-d

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