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Monster Costa Rica Tikis

Joined: Nov 02, 2006
Posts: 4
Posted: 2007-12-21 6:10 pm   Permalink

In La Fortuna near Arenal Volcano, came across a great shop with monstrous tikis. The big one on the left is actually part of the building. We left with a modest example for $50.


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Joined: Apr 09, 2003
Posts: 3836
From: LA-2547 mls east Hawaii &5500 Easter Is
Posted: 2007-12-22 2:55 pm   Permalink

Very cool.
Excellent shoot of a smoking volcano cone!

Pele would be proud.

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Joined: Mar 25, 2002
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From: Tiki Island, above the Silverlake
Posted: 2007-12-22 8:08 pm   Permalink

...and I always loved that colorful plastic clothes line lawn furniture they have in Costa Rica, in all sizes and shapes. Someone should import that stuff, it is so mid-century!

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Joined: Dec 28, 2005
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From: Mission Beach, CA
Posted: 2008-02-29 07:09 am   Permalink

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Joined: Feb 13, 2007
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From: Atlantis/Basque Country/Spain/Mexico
Posted: 2009-03-23 7:57 pm   Permalink

That Tiki is HUGE and the chair is cool indeed... What's the story with those Tikis? What's that style? Is it supposed to be primitive or pop? Who did them and why? Where do we come from and where are we going?

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