Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • airplane, 1985–1995
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca, Mexico
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 17.5 x 23 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 6 7/8 x 9 1/16 x 8 5/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Argersinger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4354.02.a-i

The blue ceramic airplane has yellow dots on the wings and tail, red dots on the side elements of the rail with a band of white around. There are three black wheels with red detail on the yellow axles. It has a black propeller with yellow detail.

.a - airplane body
.b - propeller blades
.c - propeller wheel
.d - propeller shaft
.e - wheel
.f - wheel
.g - axle
.h - wheel
.i - axle