Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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miniature bull
  • El Salvador
  • miniature bull, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: El Salvador
  • ceramic, wire, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5 x 3 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6467.11

The black bull has wire legs, horns, and tail. He's been stabbed in the back with a wire knife or sword and has blood trickling down.