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santos figure, black male
  • Venezuela
  • santos figure, black male, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • wood, paint, gesso, carving
  • Object Height: 28 cm
    Object Height: 11 in
  • Transferred from the University of Kansas Natural History Museum
  • Not on display
  • 1948.0024
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Description

Standing figure of a black man. Close-cropped curly hair and blue eyes. He is wearing a black robe trimmed in gold. His skirt is white with pink roses and gold ferns.