Hand Painted Orange Ceramic Little Bull of Pucara Figurine, "Orange Pucara Bull"
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Artisan Maribel Posso Olivares of Peru combines Spanish and Peruvian influences in her interpretation of the myth of the Torito de Pucara, the "Little Bull of Pucara." The bull figurine is often used during wedding ceremonies as a symbol of the happiness of married life and a harbinger of good fortune for the home. This little bull is painted orange with blue, turquoise, pink, yellow, and white floral motifs and gold-painted accents.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
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