Allegorical Figure of "Africa"

Hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold | c. 1770

Berlin Royal Porcelain Manufactory

" Africa" standing male figure, black, wearing tunic with feather belt and collar, and feather headdress, and holding bow: attended by monkey, holding quiver with arrows; square pedestal.

Credit: Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
Object: 1960-1...
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