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miniature scene depicting a woman with vegetables, and lid
  • El Salvador
  • miniature scene depicting a woman with vegetables, and lid, late 1800s–1998
  • Where object was made: El Salvador
  • ceramic, paint, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: together 3.5 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: together 1 3/8 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6465.a,b
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Description

The scene depicts a woman standing behind two plants and a table, apparently processing the plants (2007.6465.a). She has dark hair and she wears a red top and green skirt with a dark green and white stripe. It is arranged on a round green base.

The domed lid has four leaves and appears to be a lime (2007.6465.b).