Centerpiece [squirrel eating a nut]

 
Centerpiece [squirrel eating a nut]
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  • Title :     Centerpiece [squirrel eating a nut]
  • Artist:     Gio Ponti Designer Tomaso Buzzi Designer Italo Orlando Griselli Modeler Manifattura Ceramica Richard-Ginori Maker Italian Foreign Ministry Commissioner
  • Accession:     84.7.37.3
  • Country:     Italy Milan
  • Date:     1926 1927
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5-1/8 2-3/4 2-7/8, Centimeters 13.0 7.0 7.3
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Animals , Domestic , Music , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.7.37.1-113.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Overall white gloss glazed, gilt trimmed porcelain section of a centerpiece; figurine of a squirrel eating a nut next to a tree stump.