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female skeleton with a parasol
  • Mexico
  • female skeleton with a parasol, 1986–1996
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint, cotton, plant fiber, wire, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 15 x 5.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 7/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of the Friends of the KUMA
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4336

The standing female skeleton is holding a yellow parasol in her right hand and a basket on her left arm. She is wearing a red dress with black detail and black shoes. She has cotton hair.