Our Lady of Solitude (?)

Description
This figure is probably the Virgen de la Soledad. The title of Our Lady of Solitude is attributed to her faith-filled vigil on Holy Saturday, as she awaited the resurrection of her son, Jesus Christ.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
santo
Date made
20th century
late 19th - 20th century
Physical Description
handmade (overall production method/technique)
wood; paint; metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15 cm x 6 cm x 3.5 cm; 5 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in
Place Made
Puerto Rico
ID Number
1997.0097.0459
catalog number
1997.0097.0459
accession number
1997.0097
subject
Cultures & Communities
Puerto Rico
Religion
Vidal
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Title (Spanish)
La Virgen de la Soledad (?)
Credit Line
Gift of Teodoro Vidal

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