Wedding Cake Figure


Bride and groom standing arm-in-arm; no base. Both figures have dark brown hair, pink skin, fine-lined black brows and eyes, and dark red lips. She wears a white gown with pearlescent, square-necked, long-sleeved, buttoned-front top and white gloves; a pearlescent white and silver bouquet rests inside her left arm; no headpiece or veil. He sports a black tuxedo with cutaway coat and white bowtie and gloves. Copyright and manufacturer's name incised at back right on base.

Date Made: 1950

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1992.0301.03Catalog Number: 1992.0301.03Accession Number: 1992.0301

Object Name: decoration, cakeOther Terms: Figure; Decoration

Physical Description: plaster, gypsum (overall material)paint (decoration material)Measurements: overall: 7/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.1275 cm


Record Id: nmah_1103716

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