Mexican Skulls - Barro Negro from Oaxaca | Eighteen Rabbit Fair Trade
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  • Mexican Skulls - Barro Negro from Oaxaca
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Mexican Skulls - Barro Negro from Oaxaca

£25.00

Description

What: Eighteen Rabbit UK exclusive and very limited stock. Handmade ceramic skulls, part of the "Dia de los Muertos" (Day of the Dead) celebrations in Mexico. Matt black finish, each skull is unique. Roughly 8cm x 6cm x 6cm, so about the size of a tennis ball. 

How: Handmade in Oaxaca. Barro Negro translates as "black mud" or "black clay" - this unusual material is unique to the area. 

Who: Handmade by artisans in Oaxaca. Providing employment for traditional artisans and keeping the techniques and skills alive. 

Why: These unusual decorations help to provide a steady income to workers in Mexico. 


 

 

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