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miniature ox cart and man
  • El Salvador
  • miniature ox cart and man, 1940s
  • Where object was made: El Salvador
  • ceramic, paint, wire
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2.5 x 2 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 x 3/4 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6430

The miniature scene depicts a man with an ox-cart and two oxen. It has a rectangular green base. The proper left ox is brown and the proper right is yellow. The man wears a yellow hat, blue shirt, and orange trousers. The cart is loaded with a large pot.