A hand-painted terracotta statuette of Joseph with a gilded tole crown holding baby Jesus in one hand. Both are holding tole and paper flower decorations, and Joseph is clothes in a gilded robe with red accents. The figure stands atop light-blue sculpted clouds and a decorated gilt, forest green, red, and royal blue base. This figure make wonderful addition to seasonal crèche as nativity scene decoration and as a gift at Christmas. Note time-worn nature of paint as seen in photos especially at the base.
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Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 17" high x 6" wide x 4¼" deep
Approx. overall 43cm high x 15cm wide x 11cm deep