Skeleton/Wood Old Man Dancing w Mexico Folk Art Day of the Dead Pina Pina

$ 49.99
  • Wood and cloth skeleton dancing man 'Danza de los Viejitos".

  • Height- 10"
  • Width- 4"
  • Pole- 40 3/4"
  • Base- 4" x 5"

  • This remarkable and rustic figurine is a skeleton man dancing the "Dance of the old Men".
  • This was made by self taught Mr. Busmaro Pina from Morelia, Mexico.

  • He grew up going to "Dia de Los Muertos" or "Day of the Dead" to Janitzio, an island in Lake Pasquaro.
  • On the island there is a cemetery where people have been burying their love ones for many, many generations.

  • Each of his canoes/or figurines are hand carved with local wood (copal), along with acrylic paints, wire and glue.

  • Great gift for someone special or for your own collection.

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