Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.
Big Mexican Burnished Clay Dove Painted by Tonala Artist Ramirez
ABOUT THIS TONALA BURNISHED CLAY POTTERY PIECE
This outstanding Tonala burnished clay pottery piece was crafted in Tonala, Mexico. It is a dove with a beautiful shape painted in beige & orange tones and decorated with floral motifs and Naguales. Naguales are pre hispanic mythological creatures half human half animal. It is approximately 14 Inches tall and 13 inch in diameter, a great home decor element that will stand out wherever you place it.
Tonalá is a small city outside of Guadalajara in the Mexican state of Jalisco, where potters combine ancient and modern techniques to create a regional tradition that is taught from one generation to the next since pre-Columbian times.
||14 In / 35.56 cm|
|Diameter||13 In / 33.02 cm|
|MADE OF||Burnished Clay|
|REGION||Tonalá, Jalisco, Mexico.|
|TECHNIQUE||Burnished Clay, Each piece is hand crafted and hand painted.|
|CARE||Clean with a soft dry or damp cloth.|