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standing male skeleton
  • Mexico
  • standing male skeleton, 1986–1996
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 17 x 7.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 11/16 x 2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of the Friends of the KUMA
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4349
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The standing figure of a man has a skeletal head. He is holding a stick in his right hand, but his head is turned to his left. He is wearing blue trousers and a red top with black buttons.