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Ceramics from yesteryear
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The active imagination of this folk artist comes to life in this charming paper mache sculpture. The devil is flying below a bright bird and the colorful, movable wheel above. It balances well, so it stands up straight. I love his surprised face as if even he, can't believe it! The striped pole separates from the base for easier shipping. So much work and care went into these whimsical toys--not for children but for adults to enjoy with a smile. Charming hand made folk art from Oaxaca.
One of a kind.
state of origin: Oaxacadimensions: approx 14" tall by 10" long