Instead of returning the statue to its original glory, the so-called restoration left St. George looking more like a childish model of a cartoon character than a precious piece of art. Five hundred years in an alcove of a Spanish church is likely to leave any statue looking a bit cracked and faded, and the 16th-century wooden figure of St. George at St. As news about what happened spread, Twitter users likened the St.
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Everyone from Michael Jackson and Madonna to Shakespeare and Queen Elizabeth has been immortalized as little pooping ceramic figurines thanks to an odd centuries-old Spanish Christmas tradition. It dates back to the s, when a peasant farmer version of the squatting statues began popping up in Christmas nativity scenes across the region of Catalonia, alongside the usual reverent medley of wise men, shepherds and baby Jesus. Plentiful poop meant plentiful crops — and pretty soon the act became a good-luck charm in statue form. Over time, the traditional peasant caganer — clad in a jaunty red Catalan cap — was joined by a host of celebrities, politicians and sports stars from Spain and abroad.
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Porcelain Figurine Made in Spain. Up for your consideration is a beautiful Lladros statue that was recently acquired from an estate here in West Palm Beach, Florida. This stunning piece of art is in wonderful cosmetic condition containing no chips of any kind. There is one small blemish shrinkage crack that happened during the manufacturing of the piece.