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skeleton figure
  • Adrian Xuana
    active: Mexico
  • skeleton figure, 1986–1996
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 20.5 x 6 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 1/16 x 2 3/8 x 4 5/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of the Friends of the KUMA
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4352.01

This is one of a dancing set of figures. The standing skeleton figure (2007.4352.01) has his left arm raised to shoulder level. It has a red mouth and eyes. The remainder is white with black detail.