Vintage Mexican folk art Day of the Dead wedding couple Calavera figures, wedding gift, wedding cake topper, Mexican pottery, skeleton art

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Here we have a ceramic figurine featuring two skeletons--in Spanish, "calaveras"--who have just been married and are carrying out their wedding dance. Such love, her hand on his shoulder, his on her waist, and then both hands with palms touching. I love Mexican culture for the belief that death is a part of life, and that we go on living after death. And for the artwork that celebrates death and life both, as a continuous cycle.

The piece measures 6" tall and sits on a heart base that is 4" across at the widest point and 4" deep at the deepest point. In good vintage condition.

Hits home that famous line from marriage vows: "Til death due us part!"


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