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santos figure, white male with long beard
  • Venezuela
  • santos figure, white male with long beard, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • wood, paint, gilding, gesso, carving
  • Object Height: 29.3 cm
    Object Height: 11 1/2 in
  • Transferred from the University of Kansas Natural History Museum
  • Not on display
  • 1948.0021

Standing figure of a bearded, baldish man with blue eyes. Dressed in brown robe with gold decorations and gold letters on front saying, "Chari tas Dei." Book in left hand. Right hand missing. Stands on small green vase.