Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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crawling human figure
  • India
  • crawling human figure, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: India
  • brass, pigment, casting, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5 x 3.5 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 15/16 x 1 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Kansas Bible Chair
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0168

A miniature brass human figure wearing a headdress with a topknot. The figure has its proper left knee, proper right foot, and proper left hand on the ground. The proper right hand is raised. The facial features and necklace with a pendant are incised. There is pink pigment on his forehead, lips, chest, and both hands.