"Old Couple's Rest" Figure

Description
Many immigrants who came from East-Central Europe near the Carpathian Mountains, now Poland, settled in the Midwest. They brought their traditions with them, including the carving of religious wood sculptures meant to protect fields, roads, and houses.
ID Number
CL.292231.42
accession number
292231
catalog number
292231.42
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Division of Cultural History: Community Life Collection
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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