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Catalog Number 1977.1.116
Artist Steen, Lee
Object Name Assemblage
Description Small wooden bust, stripped of all bark. The bust is wearing a hat made of a round metal fluted piece, and a metal brim with a red stripe. The bust has drawn on eyebrows and eyes, with thumbtack pupils. The ears are also drawn on, with thumbtacks inserted in that area as well. The nose is formed by a natural notch in the wood, and is circled by seven silver nails. The mouth is also formed by a natural hollow notch in the wood. The figure has no arms or legs. Over all the bust is weathered and worn.
Dimensions H-10 W-5 D-5 inches