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owl figure
  • Mexico
  • owl figure, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 13.5 x 8.5 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 5 5/16 x 3 3/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6230

The dark orange owl figure's head is turned slightly to the left. It has darker orange "horns" and round black eyes. There is black detail on the face and breast. It has a large flower with blue and black detail on the back. There are three orange leaf designs with darker orange, white, and black detail.