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Catalog Number 1977.1.44
Artist Steen, Lee
Object Name Assemblage
Description Wooden figure stripped of all bark. Figure is made of an upside down "Y" shaped piece of wood, forming the legs, torso, and head. The figure is wearing a hat made with an orange coffee can which reads "Folgers Coffee 5 c off", and a metal brim. The figure had wooden eyebrows attached with nails, wooden eyes made of several pieces of wood attached with nails, a wooden nose, and a natural notch mouth which is painted red. The face of the figure is faintly painted a peach color, the torso blue, and the legs are painted orange. The right leg of the figure is lifted off the ground, and there are no arms. The figure also has two buttons made from bottlecaps, and painted orange on the torso. The figure is all around extremely worn and weathered.