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a small carved or molded figure

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He wrote no answer at all but a day or two afterward he found in a curiosity shop a grotesque little statuette in ivory, of the sixteenth century, which he sent off to Babcock without a commentary.
But he seemed very much interested in his surroundings, looked all round the hall, noted the costly wood of the door panels, paid some attention to the silver statuette holding up the defective gas burner at the foot of the stairs, and, finally, asked whether this was in very truth the house of the most excellent Senora Dona Rita de Lastaola.
I dragged myself upstairs to bed past the indefatigable statuette holding up the ever-miserable light.
It missed him by an inch, and crashed against a plaster statuette of the Infant Samuel on the top of the piano.
In another moment he had taken out the jewelled belt presented to Maguire by the State of Nevada, the solid silver statuette of himself, and the gold brick from the citizens of Sacramento.
I had flown; so had the gold brick, the jewelled belt, and the silver statuette.
Raffles wished him good-morning, as well he might; for he had been upstairs to wash his face and hands; and in the prize-fighter's great hat and fur coat he might have marched round Scotland Yard itself, in spite of his having the gold brick from Sacramento in one pocket, the silver statuette of Maguire in the other, and round his waist the jewelled belt presented to that worthy by the State of Nevada.
There was absolutely nothing else on the large flat surface except a little bronze statuette draped in a toga, mysteriously watchful in its shadowy immobility.
In the friendliest manner he is making himself quite at home with his back to the fire, executing a statuette of the Colossus at Rhodes.
6124 - members of the academy who are eligible to vote 50- Oscar statuettes created for the ceremony 13.
Washington, Feb 27 ( ANI ): The making of over 50 statuettes for the winners of the Academy Awards demands a lot of attention and effort from the workers at Chicago's R.
Major League Baseball Properties and Disney Consumer Productstoday unveiled 36 different designs of MLB-themed Mickey Mouse collectible statuettes along with related apparel and merchandise that coincides with the 2010 MLB All-Star Week festivities taking place July 9--13 in Anaheim, Calif.
The Actor statuettes for the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards are cast in solid bronze at the American Fine Arts Foundry, Burbank, Calif.
For example, after Fabriczy's generic attribution of 1904 to Michelozzo himself, Wilhelm von Bode, the doyen of the emergent field of study of bronze statuettes, anda critic with an amazingly subtle eye, discerned a different hand at work:
Once the molds cool, workers remove the newly formed metal statuettes and sand them.