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man with oxcart
  • El Salvador
  • man with oxcart, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: El Salvador
  • ceramic, paint, wire
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 3 x 3 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6440

The oxcart is led by two oxen or cattle, one is grey and one is black and white. The brown cart has white wheels with red and dark blue spokes. The cart is loaded with three green containers and a brown container. The standing figure is wearing a red and white hat, a dark blue top, and pink trousers. It has a pink rectangular base with dark blue edging.