Despot pots. Political character rattles handbuilt in white earthenware clay and finished with underglaze colors. These small musical rattles tinkle out bright tones when shaken in answer to the dark deeds of those they personify. One of a kind, collectible, and certain to be conversation starters. 17cm x 11cm
Augusto Pinochet, CIA sponsored dictator of Chile is on the list of despots due to his out right murders, interment of enemies leading to over 80,000 more dead, burning of the voter roles, and complete break down of Chilean democracy.
Find plenty of information right here that will make you shake like a rattle yourself: https://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/inatl/longterm/pinochet/overview.htm
Political Shaker: Pinochet
Wipe gently wth a damp soft cloth.