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YAKUT (SAKHA) MAN

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YAKUT (SAKHA) MAN

Made by: State Porcelain Factory

Currently in storage


About this object

Statuette depicts a Yakut (Sakha) man in simple clothing. He wears a dark belted coat trimmed in red with red closures. His hair is dark brown. His boots are beige and the circular base is glazed white. He holds a geometrically patterned cap in his hands, which are clasped behind his back. The figurine was sculpted as part of Kamenskii's series depicting the peoples of the Russian empire.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
YAKUT (SAKHA) MAN
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
USSR: Petrograd; USSR: Leningrad
Date made:
1918-1925
Size:
19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.493
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK impressed hammer and sickle; star painted in black (mark of painter Elizaveta Potapova
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1968