Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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standing human figure
  • Ecuador
  • standing human figure, early 1900s–1983
  • Where object was made: Ecuador
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 1 3/4 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7255

The standing figure is possibly a woman based on the long braid and is wearing a hat, a dress and a cloak on her shoulders. Her left hand rests on her low abdomen and her right hand holds a small bundle. She stands on an irregular round base. The figure is yellow-brown.