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miniature hut with scene
  • El Salvador
  • miniature hut with scene, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: El Salvador
  • ceramic, paint, cloth, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: together 4.5 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: together 1 3/4 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6457.a,b

The scene depicts a woman at a table with a yellow cloth (2007.6457.a). Her dark hair is up and she is wearing a dark green dress with a white apron. The round table to the proper left of the covered table has a red box on top.

The lid is shaped as a small hut (2007.6457.b). It has horizontal stripes in yellow, red, and purple and a red door.