This is one of those beautifully crafted papier-mâché skeletons, handmade in Mexico City, that are doing work. This charming calaca is selling the "Chisme" or "Gossip." It can be added to your ofrenda or placed on a shelf for a touch of whimsy. This unique piece bears the recognizable hallmarks of the Bobadilla brothers of Mexico City, whose work can be seen in many museums in Mexico. Very high quality.
Available: skeleton selling the newspaper "El Chisme"
state of origin: Mexico City dimensions: approx 13" tall