Figurine: Columbia holding shield

Object Number: 
1945.393
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 4 3/8 in. ( 16.5 x 14 x 11.1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on scroll: "SARATOGA / NEW ORLEANS / BUENA VISTA" scratched: on bottom: "126" handwritten: on bottom in ink: "43"
Description: 
Porcelain figurine of Columbia holding shield and spear in one hand and scroll with inscription in the other; scroll rests on the back of an eagle perched on a cannon; two small lidded pots, possibly for ink, are located in front of figure; oblong base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group