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Bulgarian tradition

Piggy Banks
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Two seemingly simple piggy banks from Bulgaria. How do I know they came from there? Because the one on the right came from a collector who sold me her collection in 2006 and she bought this pig on a holiday in Bulgaria. So do you also find out the ' provenance ', it's not that complicated…..
The nice thing about these, at first look kitschy specimens, is that they depict the traditional folk nature. Short-pressed females (women farmers) with traditional clothing and hair dressing. Now mostly past time, but still...

version 14.2 - 2019, April 15
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