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A Capital Joke

Object Name: Genre sculpture
Date: ca. 1870-1890
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Medium: Painted plaster
Dimensions: Overall: 9 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 6 3/4 in. ( 23.5 x 29.2 x 17.1 cm )
Description: Genre group of cast plaster with off-white paint; two seated figures in clerical costume, both laughing hysterically, with small, cloth-covered rectangular table with tea service behind them; elliptical base with molding and inscription, "A PITAL JOKE," at center front.
Credit Line: Bequest of Ralph A. Cartwright
Object Number: 1996.8
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