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) 13.5 x 3.5 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: a) 5 5/16 x 1 3/8 x 2 9/16 in
    Object Height/Width: b) 13.5 x 11.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: b) 5 5/16 x 4 1/2 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7019.a,b

The parrot has a green head and neck, a yellow body, and an orange tail. There is brown detail on the head and black detail on the body and tail. It has an orange beak.

The perch (2007.7019.b) is a silver colored metal ring with a loop at the top and peg at the bottom.