Figurine: British foot soldier

 
Figurine: British foot soldier
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  • Title :     Figurine: British foot soldier
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     85.10.1
  • Country:     India
  • Date:     date unknown
  • Dimensions:     Inches 9-1/2 4 6, Centimeters 24.1 10.2 15.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     War/Military , Figurative
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.10.1.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Decorative Arts and Furniture~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Hand-carved and painted wood soldier depicting a kneeling British soldier in pith helmet and pack on back with movable arms (which appear to be holding something - a rifle? [which is missing]).