E1300: India- Clay Figurine, "Indian Lady Going for Bathing"

Ethnographic

Identifier:
E1300
Classification Category:
8:Communication Artifacts ➞ Art/Folk Art
Marks/Labels:
On the front of the base is a printed paper label with "Indian Lady going for bathing" and it appears to have been typewritten. On the bottom of the is is "AW 96" in black ink with a red diagonal line through it.
Materials:
clay
fabric ➔ cloth
binding agents ➔ joiners ➔ metal wire ➔ armature
colorant ➔ paint
binding agents ➔ adhesive
Dimensions:
5.6 cm L
6 cm W
23.4 cm H
Provenance of Object:
Misses Bailey donated the object to the Boston Children's Museum in 1915. The Boston Children's Museum gifted the object to the Luther College Ethnographic Collection in 2016.
Ethnic Group:
Asian ➞ India
Production Date:
Prior to 1915
Source Locality:
India
Acquisition Date:
1915
Description:
Clay figurine of an Indian Woman going to bathe
Related Term
India
Related Collections
2016. ETHN01 : Boston Children's Museum Transfer (2016.ETHN01)