Model of a Servant card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Model of a Servant


Currently not on display


Painted wooden figure of a woman wearing a blue tripartite wig and broad collar. Right eye shows how the facial features were well painted, but now little else of the original fine detail survives. Badly damaged by ants. Arms and legs from below the knees are missing. Well modelled. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, wood very dry, splitting around waist, face , surface dirt, damage from insect or other source?