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This skeleton Retablo is beautifully crafted by inside a match box. Folk 48

Peru
$19.95

This skeleton retablo is beautifully crafted by inside a match box.  The scene is a Skeleton Musician.  

  • Handmade in Peru
  • Plaster figures in a box
  • Measures 2 1/4 in x 1.5 in

A true item of traditional Peruvian folk art. Day of the Dead (Spanish Dia de los Muertos) is celebrated in Mexico and other Latin American countries and is also called All Souls Day.  The religious holiday is celebrated in joyous remembrance of deceased loved ones. Beautiful skeleton folkart is crafted and purchased to place on home altars and at the cemeteries in homage to one's ancestors. Special bread, candies and other foods are also prepared.

It's Cactus- Fair Trade

 

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This skeleton retablo is beautifully crafted by inside a match box.  The scene is a Skeleton Musician.  

  • Handmade in Peru
  • Plaster figures in a box
  • Measures 2 1/4 in x 1.5 in

A true item of traditional Peruvian folk art. Day of the Dead (Spanish Dia de los Muertos) is celebrated in Mexico and other Latin American countries and is also called All Souls Day.  The religious holiday is celebrated in joyous remembrance of deceased loved ones. Beautiful skeleton folkart is crafted and purchased to place on home altars and at the cemeteries in homage to one's ancestors. Special bread, candies and other foods are also prepared.

It's Cactus- Fair Trade

 

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SKU: Folk Art 48
Width: 5.00
Height: 8.50
Depth: 2.00