Wedding Cake Figure


Bride and groom standing arm-in-arm; no base. Both figures have red-brown hair and brows, pink cheeks, fine-lined black eyes and red lips. She wears a white gown with flutter-sleeved peplum top accented by a bow cascading down front, pooled train, and long gloves; no headpiece, veil or bouquet. He sports a black tuxedo with buttoned cutaway coat and white necktie, gloves and boutonniere. Hollow cast; underside is stamped next to hole "JAPAN" in black.

Date Made: 1920 - 1930ca 1930

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1992.0090.06Catalog Number: 1992.0090.06Accession Number: 1992.0090

Object Name: decoration, cakeOther Terms: Figure; Decoration

Physical Description: porcelain, bisque (overall material)enamel (decoration material)Measurements: overall: 7/8 in x 3 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 7.62 cm x 3.81 cm


Record Id: nmah_1098843

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