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Black Vaquero with red lips
$450

Black Vaquero with red lips
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  • Black Vaquero with red lips
  • Black Vaquero with red lips
  • Black Vaquero with red lips
  • Black Vaquero with red lips
  • Black Vaquero with red lips
  • Black Vaquero with red lips
  • Black Vaquero with red lips

 

This character represents a black cowboy from the Atlantic Coast. This region is famous for its black “Garifuna” Ethnic Group. The piece has gracefully red painted lips a gorgeous smiling gesture and brown glass eyes. Flowers decorate the hair of this Vaquero or Cowboy that appears in the “Baile Convite”, a disguises parade or at the Bull Dance. Notice the smooth interior surface that tells the real age of the item. Please notice that the price includes FREE USPS Shipping. 

 

Map
Age: Approximately carved in the 1950’s.
Ethnic Group: K’iché
Origin: Santa Cruz del Quiché, El Quiché
Materials: Wood
Use: Baile Convite, Bull Dance
Technique: hand carved at a Morería
Size: Approximately 4” x 7” x 7”
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