Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.
Mexican Clay Pot with 3 Jaguars & Lid Amatenango Chiapas Indigenous Pottery Art
ABOUT THIS MEXICAN POTTERY PIECE
This clay pot is one of a kind. A fine Mexican pottery piece crafted by Tzeltal indigenous people in a town called Amatenango del Valle in the state of Chiapas. It is decorated with 3 completely hand modeled jaguars; two on the sides and one on the lid .
The pot is painted with a black palette 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|
|APROX DIAMETER WITH JAGUARS
||15.5 In / 39.5 cm|
||14 In / 35 cm|