Small Marwal Hawaiian Pele Figurine
A rendition of the volcano goddess Pele, made circa 1950s. In excellent condition, some very small chips in paint, as pictured.
With “JAPAN” sticker on bottom. Unusual small size!
Measurements: 2 3/4″ L x 2 1/2″ W x 6″ H
Marwal Industries Inc., based in Miami, FL, created plaster figures and busts from a number of different ethnicities circa 1940s to 1960s. They were perhaps best known for casting iconic Hawaiian girl figurine busts, still a hot collector’s item today.