Toy Rooster

Description
Sold mostly at craft and folk fairs, toys like this show how artisans on the island have creatively used and re-used rubber, metal, paper, and other natural materials.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
toy rooster
Date made
20th century
maker
unknown
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22.6 cm x 14.8 cm x 106 cm; 8 7/8 in x 5 13/16 in x 41 3/4 in
Place Made
Puerto Rico
ID Number
1997.0097.1211
accession number
1997.0097
catalog number
1997.0097.1211
subject
Daily Life
Cultures & Communities
Puerto Rico
Toys
Children
Family & Social Life
Vidal
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Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Vidal
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Title (Spanish)
Gallo de Juguete
Credit Line
Gift of Teodoro Vidal
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