E1289: India- Clay Figurine, Beggar Man
8:Communication Artifacts ➞ Art/Folk Art
On the back of the base is Ind.55-3 C in black ink with a red diagonal line through it.
animal ➔ hair
binding agents ➔ joiners ➔ metal wire ➔ armature
colorant ➔ paint
fabric ➔ cloth
fabric ➔ cordage
5.1 cm L
5 cm W
24.7 cm H
Provenance of Object:
The object was donated to the Boston Children's Museum by Mrs Ralph Lowell in 1955. The object was gifted to the Luther College Ethnographic collection in 2016.
Asian ➞ India
Prior to 1955
Description:Clay figurine of Indian beggar from the British