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Catalog Number 1977.1.52
Artist Steen, Lee
Object Name Assemblage
Description Extremely tall wooden figure, stripped of all bark, except near the top of the head. The figure has natural branch arms and legs. It is wearing an extremely rusted tin hat with a tin brim. The figure has two extremely rusted convex metal eyes, as well as a flat circular and extremely rusted metal nose. The figures mouth is created by an opening and a bulge in the wood. Facial hair is simmulated with the fraying of wood around the mouth region. There is also a protusion in the eyebrow region. There are five rusted bottlecaps along the torso for buttons. Over all the figure appears to be extremely weathered and worn.