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standing skeleton figure
  • Mexico
  • standing skeleton figure, 1985–1995
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 34 x 9 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 13 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 7/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Argersinger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6280

The standing skeleton is wearing a suit and top hat. The hat has a red hatband. He is wearing a yellow shirt, and a red coat with tails and light brown lapels. The trousers are red and black vertical stripes. He has black shoes and a tie.