Figurine; carved from wood; in the form of dancer; octagonal base, painted orange; human figure, hands and feet painted pink, right foot raised; wears yellow velvet hat with green and pink textile stripe, gold and blue braided border, green feather; mask painted pink with brown hair for beard and moustache; pink textile cape decorated with flower made from yellow and red sequins, green plastic bead stem; blue silk shirt with white pockets, white silk trousers with gold and green stripe down side; red silk rosette with gold sequins on each foot; wooden pack on back, painted black with white crescent, blue textile roll on top.
- Made in: Veracruz (?)
- (Americas,North America,Mexico,Veracruz)
- Height: 37.5 centimetres
- Width: 13.5 centimetres
- Depth: 10.5 centimetres
This sculpture is carved in the style from the Huejutzingo area in Puebla State.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: ESA78302
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