Rooster headed jaguar with lizard


Collection

Win and Janet Carrick Collection


Identifier

CA7


Artist

Jesus Ramirez


Description

Carved wooden Jaguar with Rooster Head. Has a blue spotted lizard carved onto its back. The Rooster Jaguar has two holes in its hips to hold candles and the head has a beak along with raffia and straw strands for the rooster's 'comb'.


Medium

wood

Inscription

Jesus Ramirez

Width

2in

Height

6in

Length

12in

Where Made (Region)

Oaxaca

Where Made (Country)

Mexico

Related place

Mexico

Name of Donor

Win and Janet Carrick