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figurine of Luis Echeverría
  • Margarito Nuñez
    born: Tlaquepaque, Jalisco Mexico ; active: Mexico
  • figurine of Luis Echeverría, circa 1950
  • Where object was made: Mexico City, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 14.5 x 6 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 11/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6353

The standing figure is identified as Luis Echeverría (Mexican president 1970-1976). He has short dark hair with a receding hairline. He has a black suit with a vest and a white shirt. He has a red tie with green and yellow stripes. The black and green base has text that reads: Lie. Luis Echeverría.