Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bird with perch
  • Mexico
  • bird with perch, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, paint, metal
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: a) 12 x 4.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: a) 4 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 15/16 in
    Object Height/Width: b) 13 x 11 cm
    Object Height/Width: b) 5 1/8 x 4 5/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7006.a,b

The dark pink cockatoo (2007.7006.a) has black detail on the comb, orange detail around the eyes, and a blue beak. It has green and black detail on the wings and green, yellow, and black detail on the tail.

The perch (2007.7006.b) is a silver colored metal ring with a loop at the top and a peg at the bottom.