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La Miscelanea Fiscal (miniature drugstore counter scene with two skeleton customers)
  • Mexico
  • La Miscelanea Fiscal (miniature drugstore counter scene with two skeleton customers), 1985–1995
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • wood, paint, ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 6.5 x 10 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 1/2 x 3 7/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Argersinger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4276
Description
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Exhibitions

Miniature scene of a room that has a light green counter that reads "Coca Cola." There are two skeletons behind the counter, one in black and one in white. Two skeletons are in front of the counter. The facing left woman wears a green dress and the man wears a brown suit. The light green shelves behind the counter have objects in light blue, yellow, red, brown and white. The walls are yellow. There are two white objects on the counter with a yellow display board. There are two large white objects at the facing right end of the counter.