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anthropomorphic figure

anthropomorphic figure
E093233 Anthropomorphic Figure - Front, Oaxaca, Mexico, Central America. La Catrina - Tin Skeleton figure (female) for Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Materials Conservation Dept
 
Summary:
E093233 - 4/2/2003, anthropomorphic figure, Oaxaca, , Oaxaca, Mexico, America, Central & Caribbean
Item Name:
anthropomorphic figure
Label:
Female skeleton Painted tin Oaxaca, Mexico Acquired 2002
Keywords:
tourist ephemera
festival
ancestral spirit
Place:
Oaxaca
Province/State:
Oaxaca
Country:
Mexico
Collection Area:
America, Central & Caribbean
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
04/02/2003
Registration Number:
E093233
Associated Stories:
Mexican Dia de los Muertos - Day of the Death
Mexican Dia de los Muertos - Day of the Death