Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • V. Garcia
  • cross, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • wood, plant fiber, buckskin, adhesive tape, carving, appliqué
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11 x 6 x 1 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 5/16 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6989

The front of the small black cross is outlined with light brown plant fiber with a small flower at the junction with a stem and leaves down the longest arm of the cross. There is a small buckskin loop taped to the back for hanging.