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Ebola

Object Details

Artist
Charles Smith
Date
2001
Medium
media cement
Dimensions
55 x 32 x 16 in. (139.7 x 81.3 x 40.6 cm)
Cite As
The Kohler Foundation Collection, Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution, gift of the Kohler Foundation.
Caption
A statement from the artist: "This was a deadly disease that struck many in Africa, rendering the victims helpless with the dissolving of organs passing through openings - eyes, nose, mouth, ears - in the body."
Accession Number
2004.0011.0011
Type
sculpture
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Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source
Anacostia Community Museum
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl8335b1a11-f84b-4775-8eb5-40fefa67c258
Record ID
acm_2004.0011.0011
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