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Object Name: Figurine of a baby
Date: 1890-1920
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Medium: Porcelain, paint
Dimensions: Overall: 3 1/8 x 3 x 2 5/8 in. ( 7.9 x 7.6 x 6.7 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Painted biscuit porcelain figurine; seated infant wearing hooded white snow suit, white gloves, and brown shoes.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. James King Hand
Object Number: 1942.185
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Marks: incised: on base: "9916"

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According to the accession records, this object was given as a favor at a dinner held in New York City in honor of the Arctic explorer Admiral Robert E. Peary (1856-1920).