Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.
Mexican Burnished Clay Bell with Angels Fine Tonala Pottery
ABOUT THIS TONALA BURNISHED CLAY POTTERY PIECE
This outstanding Tonala burnished clay bell with angels was crafted in Tonala, Mexico by ceramics master Moisés Rodriguez, one of the most renowned and awarded Mexican Folk artists. The bell is predominantly painted in blue and decorated with floral motifs & Angels.
Moises is a respected artist in Tonala and his pieces valued amongst collectors and Mexican Folk Art connoisseurs. He has won many awards and prizes.
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.
|DIAMETER||8.8 In /22.5 cm.|
|HEIGHT||11 In/28 cm.|
|APROX. WEIGHT||36.8 lb / 11750 gr.|
|REGION||Tonalá, Jalisco, Mexico.|
|TECHNIQUE||Burnished Clay, Each piece is hand crafted and hand painted.|
|CARE||Clean with a soft dry or damp cloth.|
|SPECIFICS||Signed by the artist.|