Handmade Argentine Indigenous Kolla Nativity...mothers Day Sale
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Handmade Argentine Indigenous Kolla Nativity...mothers Day Sale :
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ARGENTINE ART SIGNED NATIVITYKOLLAS/ COYAS 9 FIGURESHeight:12cm/ 5"
This Nativity is signed by Argentine Artist Mendoza.
He lives in San Salvador de Jujuy, located 1500km North of Buenos Aires and close to Bolivia.
He creates beautiful figures representing different local ethnic groups
with their traditions (shown through the Magic Kings gifts) and their region's fauna.
He uses natural clay that he collects from nearby mountains in,
working with several colors and shades created with plants, leaves and tree bark.
He makes Kollas (like this one), Onas, Mapuches, Yamanas, Tehuelches and also
Gauchos scenes from1800 (soon to be listed).
Magic Kings are offering typical Kollas community gifts like
knitted blankets, corn or pottery.
This Kollas Nativities has a special charming quality:
3 amazingly beautiful llamas replacing the usual camels.
Each detail he takes care of, makes this scene a joy for the view and the soul.
In Argentina theKollasorCollas in the border with Diaguitas and style="font-size: 14pt; text-align: center;">His scenes are all unique pieces.
He participated in International Nativities Shows where hewon manyprizes.
THESE FIGURINES ARE VERY FRAGILE
AND NEED TO BE VERY WELL PACKED
HANDLE AND OPEN WITH CARE