Figurine (from nativity scene [nacimiento in Spanish]) (one of ten); cut from tin; in the form of Wise Man; profile figure of Wise Man kneeling with hands holding box; tin strip soldered to back of crib; metal hook attached to tab that fits into slot on strip to act as stand; crown painted green, hair and beard yellow, eye green, lips red, robe yellow with green trim at neck and blue at cuff, box purple, feet green.

An00240579 001 l

Thing

Made Of
tin
Type of Thing
figurine, model group
Subject
nativity
Techniques
cut, painted

People

Depicted
Magi
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Sayer, Chloe, Carmichael, Elizabeth M
Maker
Pacheco, Aaron Velasco

Place

Made In
Oaxaca

Time

Acquired In
1991
Made
1980s

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