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Catalog Number 1977.1.165
Artist Steen, Lee
Object Name Assemblage
Description Large wooden figure, stripped of all bark. The head, torso, and legs of the figure are made of one single piece of wood that is in the form of an upside down "Y". Two wooden arms are attached. The figure is wearing an olive green, brownish metal hat. Black paint for hair has worn off but is still visible. Two black eyebrows are attached. The eyes are made up of two "doughnut" shaped pieces, which are painted peach, with two rounded shapes for the iris inserted into the "doughnut" shape. One iris is painted a blue-ish green, the paint appears to have worn off the other iris.The irises are nailed in which also doubles as a pupil. Large "C" shaped wooden ears are attached. The figure has a natural wooden nose. Two wooden lips are attached with three nails each. The figures face is painted peach. The figure also has an orange metal bowtye which reads "Standby". Its torso and arms are painted a blue-ish green, for the appearance of a shirt. The figure also has a brown leather belt around the waist which has silver studds in it. Overall the figure is extremely worn and weathered.