Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.
Lying Down Mexican Clay Jaguar Amatenango Chiapas Indigenous Pottery Art Beige
ABOUT THIS MEXICAN POTTERY PIECE
This lying down facing right clay jaguar is one of a kind. A fine Mexican pottery piece crafted in a town called Amatenango del Valle in the state of Chiapas. It was completely hand molded and crafted by Tzeltal indigenous people.
The jaguar is hand modeled and hand painted with a black and white dotted pattern
over a beige yellow toned background.
Jaguar is an animal very important in Mexican culture. Since pre columbian times is considered as a guardian and an important symbol of power and authority. At Carapan, our folk art gallery you will find this and more fine Mexican pottery for sale.
|REGION||Amatenango del Valle, Chiapas.
|CARE||Clean with a soft dry cloth|
|HEIGHT||5.5 In / 14 cm|
|LENGTH||12.5 In / 31.7 cm|