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figurine of Venustiano Carranza
  • Margarito Nuñez
    born: Tlaquepaque, Jalisco Mexico ; active: Mexico
  • figurine of Venustiano Carranza, circa 1950
  • Where object was made: Mexico City, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16 x 6.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6344

The standing figure is identified as Venustiano Carranza (Mexican president 1917-1920). He is wearing a light green hat with a large brim. He has glasses and a grey mustache and a long grey beard. He has a light green military style jacket and pants and brown shoes. He is standing on a green and black rectangular base with text that reads: Col Venustiano Carranza.