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Purple Folk Art Queen Of The Dead Santa Muerte Wall Altar Shrine

Purple Folk Art Queen Of The Dead Santa Muerte Wall Altar Shrine
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This kitsch angelic altarpiece featuring a upcycled Holy Death Santa Muerte statute has taken inspiration from Mexican Folk Art and The Day Of The Dead festival. And is now a wall hanging altar for her Holy Death Santa Muerte

The wooden handmade box that houses Santa Muerte is hand painted and Draped with gold trimming and flowers to bring added texture to the piece.

The statute is fixed into place and decorated with reclaimed jewellery such as; vintage necklaces, diamonds and found objects in the tradition of Outsider Art.

The statute has been up-cycled and spray painted in four different colours to give it added texture.The figure also has a small handmade necklace made out of little crucifixes.

Height :10 inches
Width: 7 inches
Depth: 5 inches

All orders come with additional free extra items such as; charms, crucifixes, artwork or religious jewellery.

All items are bubble wrapped for protection with additional decorative gift wrap including stickers and tissue paper.

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This piece where inspired by Mexican culture and Folk Art and the festival of the day of the dead that takes place every year on October 31

And also the cult of Our Lady of the Holy Death) or, colloquially, Santa Muerte (Holy Death), is a female deity (or folk saint depending on school of thought) in Mexican folk religion, particularly Folk Catholicism, venerated primarily in Mexico and the Southwestern United States. A personification of death, she is associated with healing, protection, and safe delivery to the afterlife by her devotees. Santa Muerte generally appears as a skeletal female figure, clad in a long robe and holding one or more objects, usually a scythe and a globe.

This piece is also hugely inspired by the photography of Paul Koudounaris well-known figure in the field of macabre art and art history. Who explores treasures and spectacular saints from the Catacombs of the world. !! Check his work out !

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