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Water Jar2738/89
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Squat, bulbous water jar of reddish brown undecorated clay has rounded bottom, short neck, wide mouth. A long strand of fibrous bark runs though two wide verical lugs at middle and is knotted to form a handle. There are two small splashes of yellow paint, one at side, the other on the bottom.

Culture
Ecuadorian
Material
clay, bark and paint
Made in
Cotopaxi, Ecuador
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Textile1176/20 d
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One of four pieces of rectangular black and white checked cloth. The edges are hemmed with red thread. A safety pin is attached to one edge.

Culture
Eastern Indonesia ?
Material
cotton fibre and dye
Made in
Indonesia
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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PalloriedN1.584 a
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Postcard that is part of a series depicting legal punishments. Shown are two people - one shackled with the feet through a board and cuffs ? around the wrists and the other holding something while in a semi-kneeling position.

Culture
Chinese
Made in
China
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Retablo Altar2738/199
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Brightly painted portable "retablo" box altar with door opening on leather hinges to the left to show a Nativity scene. Small painted plaster animals are staggered in rows rising in height towards the pink and yellow back wall where a peasant kneels before the baby in the cradle and a gilded Joseph and Mary. The exterior of the box has flowers, dots, wavy lines, and a sun painted in red, green, blue, yellow, black and brown against a white background.

Culture
Peruvian
Material
wood, paint, leather skin, clay, metal and adhesive
Made in
Ayacucho, Peru
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Retablo altar2738/198 a-c
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Retablo altar to the Virgin de la Candelaria Copacabana. Altar consists of a rectangular wooden box (a) painted white and red, the front of which has an arched top facade with painted crown and two door panels, that open outwards, painted with a scene of a church (b) and scene of a three crosses (c). Small painted female figure holding a baby stands inside the painted interior, on a blue pedestal, surrounded by a variety of paper flowers, sparkling silver urns, a plastic orb, and cards of religious characters.

Culture
Bolivian
Material
wood, paint, paper, leather skin, wool fibre, polyester fibre and metal
Made in
Bolivia
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Mask2738/113
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Oval-shaped wooden face mask. Large smiling mouth, long flattened nose, and prominent cheeks and brows are deeply carved into the convex shaping of the wood; the eyes and mouth are cut-outs. A cap of hair has carved ridging and thin metal wire is attached to tiny holes at each side of the head.

Culture
Colombian
Material
wood, ink and metal
Made in
Sibundoy, Putumayo, Colombia
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Retablo Altar2738/197
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Brightly painted portable "retablo" box altar. Two doors open outwards from the centre on leather hinges to show a scene commemorating the discovery of America in 1492, with three ships (caravels) in a dragon-filled sea. The exterior sides of the box are painted with blue dots while the doors on both sides are painted with floral motifs in red, purple, yellow, and black on a white background.

Culture
Peruvian
Material
wood, paint, clay, leather skin, metal and graphite mineral
Made in
Ayacucho, Peru
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Figure2738/184
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Painted hollow wood statuette of San Sebastian. Standing figure with long dark hair, wearing only a red cloth around his waist, is tied at the ankle to a green and silver post on a solid square green base. A silver arrow is stuck in his chest and numerous holes in his body with painted dripping blood indicate that other arrows are missing, as is the figures right arm.

Culture
Ecuadorian
Material
wood and paint
Made in
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Figure2738/183
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Painted wood statuette of the Virgin Mary (Madonna) with child on a semi-circular base. Triangular-shaped, standing figure with inset plastic ? eyes has a white scarf draped over her long dark hair, wears a long red cape over a pale blue robe, and has a large, new moon-shaped object at her feet. Suspended from the waist at front is a small seated child with longish dark hair holding a hand across his chest.

Culture
Ecuadorian
Material
wood, paint, metal and plastic ?
Made in
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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Figure2738/182
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Wooden statuette of a praying madonna and child. The child is shown above a carved crescent shape near the bottom of her robe. Her skin areas are painted ivory and pink, her long hair and robes are black and brown. The base is flat.

Culture
Ecuadorian
Material
wood and paint
Made in
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Holding Institution
MOA: University of British Columbia
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