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Item ID   2257    
Open more fields Accession Number   71.40 similar items
Category   Ethnography and Decorative Arts similar items
Item Type   Doll similar items
Title   Inquisition Effigy Doll similar items
Open more fields Creation Place   Spain via Morocco similar items
Open more fields Date Created   1401 - 1500 similar items
Physical Description   Wooden and cloth, black cloth covering wooden doll, face has red dye at neck and mouth, white dye for eyes, and black dye to depict hair, boots and hands. Clothes resemble a black robe with belt. Leather arms. similar items
Description   According to Cecil Roth in "A History of the Marranos", such figures were representative of fugitives or those who had escaped justice by dying prior to trial. similar items
Medium   wood, cloth, leather similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=2257 similar items
Link to Flickr.com   http://www.flickr.com/photos/magnesmuseum/4710030632/    

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