Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bird with perch
  • Mexico
  • bird with perch, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint, metal
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: a) 12.5 x 5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: a) 4 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in
    Object Height/Width: b) 12.5 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Width: b) 4 15/16 x 4 5/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7003.a,b

The cockatoo (2007.7003.a) has a light yellow body, red detail on he comb, black eyes, and a grey beak. It has orange, yellow, and light green wings and red detail on the tail.

The perch (2007.7003.b) is a silver metal ring with a small loop at the top and a short peg at the bottom.