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Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.

5 Day of the Dead Charro Miniature Catrines Award Winning Piece

$550.00 USD

ABOUT THIS MEXICAN CLAY MINATURE

IMPORTANT:  DUE TO ITS FRAGILE CONDITIONTHIS ITEM IS AVAILABLE ONLY FOR LOCAL PICKUP AT OUR STORE IN MONTERREY, MEXICO.

This piece depicts 5 Mexican skeleton charros doing a stunt called floreando la reata, which literally means to make flowers with a rope. It won a first place in the miniature category of a very important folk art contest in Michoacán during 2019. Except for the rope which is made of some sort of wire, the pieces are completely made of clay. The amount of detail of each figure is remarkable. 

Due to its fragile condition it is only available for local pickup.  

Thank you for your interest in this true piece of art. Please browse trough the pictures and appreciate the detail of this beautiful miniature item. Feel free to ask if you have any question. 

TECHNICAL DATA

HEIGHT (each piece)  1.6 in / 4 cm
LENGHT  1.1 in / 3 cm
WIDTH  1.1 in /3 cm  
MADE OF Clay
REGION Michoacán.
TECHNIQUE Hand crafted & hand painted.
CARE Extremely fragile, put in a cristal or acrylic box. 
SPECIFICS Amazing quality! First prize winner, documents available.