Vntg Rustic Wood Box/Retablo Home Décor South American Folk Art w Mexican Heart
- Vintage South American Box/Retablo with a Mexican Heart.
- Height- 12 1/4"
- Wide- 9"
- Box holding Heart- 2 1/2" x 7"
- Deep- 2 3/4"
- This lovely rustic retablo box was hand painted with lovely colors. The doors are held together with cloth tape hinge and nails.
- You can put the retablo on a table or hang it on the wall.
- A retablo is a devotional painting, especially a small popular or folk art one using iconography derived from traditional Catholic church art. Typically this includes painting, sculpture or a combination of the two, and an elaborate framework enclosing it. The Latin etymology of the Spanish word means "board behind".
- it is made out of thin wood with a Mexican Heart added to it.
- Condition: The retablo is in very good vintage condition and shows signs of age such as wear and tear, scratches.
- Please see pictures for more detail.