Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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miniature bullfighter
  • El Salvador
  • miniature bullfighter, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: El Salvador
  • ceramic, paint, wire
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 7.5 x 3 x 2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 13/16 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6467.01

The standing figure is waving a wire whip. He is wearing a red hat, a red long sleeved shirt, a yellow sash, and white knee length trousers. It has wire arms and legs. It stands on a square yellow base.