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Antique Mexican Costume Angel Wings

Price: $650.00
Era: early 20th century
Origin: Mexico
Artist: unknown
Condition: excellent
Dimensions: 23in x 14in x 12in

These tin wings would have been tied onto a child´s back as he or she performed  in the Miracle Plays at Christmas, Holy Week Processions and other religious ceremonies.  At one time they had been decorated with colored foil paper.  Painted a wonderful blue the wings are joined together with a piece of wood.  They are displayed on a custom made iron stand.

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