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articulated skeleton rod puppet with red vest
  • Mexico
  • articulated skeleton rod puppet with red vest, 1986–1996
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • wood, paint, wire, string
  • Object Height/Width: 46.5 x 18 cm
    Object Height/Width: 18 1/4 x 7 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of the Friends of the KUMA
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4290
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A skeleton puppet that has a wooden rod handle and articulated limbs. He is wearing a red vest and a green hat with yellow and red details. He is smoking a cigar. It is articulated with wire at the shoulders, hips, and knees.