This Nativity was made and signed by Argentine Artist Mendoza. He lives in San Salvador de Jujuy, located 1500km North of Buenos Aires and next to Bolivia. He creates beautiful figures representing different local ethnic groups. With their traditions (shown through the Magic Kings gifts) and their region's fauna.
He uses natural clay collected by himself from beautiful mountains in Jujuy and also creates. Amazing shades of colors with plants, leaves and tree bark. He makes Kollas, Onas, Mapuches, Yamanas, Tehuelches and also. Gauchos scenes from 1800 like this one.
In this beautiful Nativity, Magic Kings are offering typical Gaucho gifts to Jesus. Mate, a typical argentine herbal tea that is shared with the same container and metal straw. His scenes are all unique pieces.He attended many International Nativities Shows where he. GAUCHOS: Is a term commonly used to describe residents of. South American Pampa Region or Patagonian grasslands. The G aucho could be the equivalent to the North American Cowboy and it's more a XIXth century figure. Back then, Gauchos made up for the main rural population, herding cows and hunting as their main economic activities.
10% of this sale goes to this non-profit: Argentinos Mirando Al Sur (AMAS). AMAS: In fact, quite the contrary is true. Every little step we take to improve the quality of life of these marginalized children goes a long way in building a sustainable future. Your contribution could mean the blessing of a glass of fresh water to quench their thirst during a stifling summer day, a hot meal to soothe the rumbling protest coming from their tummies at bedtime, or the pair of shoes that will lead their way to school. Throughout our short, yet rewarding journey of solidarity, we have already learned that together we can bridge distances to foster the overall social integration of children, which in turn, could stimulate the socioeconomic development of their communities.
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