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figure with two rolls on back
  • Guatemala
  • figure with two rolls on back, late 1800s–2000
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • wood, paper, wire, cotton, nylon, string, plant fiber, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 20 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6359
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The standing figure has two bundles on her back. One is light natural colored plant fibers and the other is light green cloth. She has a black headwrap, a pink short sleeved shirt, a yellow apron and blue trousers. She stands on a wooden base.