Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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seated man
  • Mexico
  • seated man, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 24.5 x 9.5 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 5/8 x 3 3/4 x 4 5/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6244

The male figure is seated with crossed legs. He is wearing a top hat-like headdress and large ear spools with white dots. There are two rows of white dots on the neck and chest. He is wearing a white skirt-like garment. His arms are resting on his lap with a cup held in the proper left hand. The figure is orange.