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standing male figure
  • Guatemala
  • standing male figure, late 1800s–1962
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • wood, paper, wire, plant fiber, yarn, embroidering, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 20.5 x 8.5 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 1/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Orvel A. Criqui, on behalf of Dr. William Nolan
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6369

The man has a plant fiber backpack and a plant fiber hat. He has a brown cotton face with embroidered features, a brown shirt with long dark blue sleeves,a yellow sash and yellow head scarf, black trousers, and a light natural colored hat and pack. He stands on a square wooden base.