Mexican Milagro Mermaid
Very unusual and beautiful "Wood Mermaid with Milagro Decorations" folk Art. She is holding her pet fish on her head.....very fun! She has a loop on back for easy wall mounting. This piece will also stand on a flat surface. Beautifully hand crafted in Moralia, Mexico.
These Mexican handicrafts are made on pieces of wood decorated with metal figures know as "Milagros". This is an old religious tradition, giving thanks for the gifts of the heavens. This craft is represented as Mexican Folk Art. Irregularity in color and shape are characteristics of this craft.
The mermaid shown will be the one shipped.
7.5 Inches Tall
4.0 Inches Wide
1.75 Inches Deep
Due to the nature of hand crafting, each piece of art is unique and beautiful, variations and imperfections are to be expected and are normal. This only adds to the uniqueness of each piece, each piece is a individual work of art.
Here we are in Mexico at one of our favorite restaurants! Photo is not too great, but the treasures we bring back from Mexico are! We hope you enjoy looking and let us know if you have any questions. Happy Browsing!
Agapios and Susan