Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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snake figure
  • Brazil
  • snake figure, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: Vendaral ?, Brazil
  • wood, carving, staining
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 3.5 x 6.5 x 41 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/8 x 2 9/16 x 16 1/8 in
  • Gift of Margaret S. Hodges
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6470
Description

The wooden snake has five bends and an angular head with raised eyes. It is a red-brown color.