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Figurine

Museum number:
3-32096
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030032096
Alternate number:
TEMP 2016.0023 (temporary number)
Accession number:
Acc.4799
Object count:
1
Description:
Demonic figure holding a snake wrapped around his leg and midriff.
Donor:
Julius Stephen Kassovic
Collection place:
Ocumicho, Michoacan, Mexico
Culture or time period:
Mexican
Maker or artist:
Ma. Jesusa Morales
Collector:
Julius Stephen Kassovic
Collection date:
ca. 1970
Materials:
Ceramic (material) (polychromed and overglazed ceramic )
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.0 Use not specified (Ritual, Pageantry, and Recreation) and 5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
whole— width 11 centimeters, whole— depth 8 centimeters, and whole— height 37 centimeters
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