Puerto Rican Three Kings ca 1880s

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: South American: Pre 1900: Item # 822694
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
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103 Calle San Jose
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901

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Unusual 19th century Puerto Rican Three Kings-hardwood base is replacement--figures have been painted several times-these are considered household saints and were painted over and over to honor them--santero is unknown, but he made his horses with long camel legs and padded feet- tails are composed of silk threads as well as mane on horses forehead-unusual representation-piece found in Puerto Rico-large 13.5 inches high-5 inches wide-16 inches long-one of a kind-charming