POCAS COSAS

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NEW ITEMS OF ART AT POCAS COSAS

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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished pottery donkey with fine artwork decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's.
EO-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished pottery donkey with fine artwork decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The donkey has a wonderful expression on its face, and the floral artwork is beautiful. Condition is very good. Size: 8 inches long by 8 1/2 inches high by 3 1/4 inches wide.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver cascading spheres earrings, Taxco, c. 1940's.

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver cascading spheres earrings, Taxco, c. 1940's. The silverwork is exceptional, and the earrings are graceful and elegant. Closeup photo of one earring.
EO-2: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver cascading spheres earrings, Taxco, c. 1940's. The silverwork is exceptional, and the earrings are graceful and elegant. Condition is very good. Size: 2 1/2 inches long. The spheres are 3/4 inches diameter.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarvings and masks, a wonderful woodcarving of a very wild looking man with a horn by the master artisst Manuel Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1960.
EO-3: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarvings and masks, a wonderful woodcarving of a very wild looking man with a horn by the master artist Manuel Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1960. The figure is beautifully carved, and the arms are articulated to hold the large horn. Condition is very good. Size: 9 3/4 inches high by 3 3/4 inches wide by 2 inches deep (front to back).
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful pottery water truck supervised by playful devils, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1950's. Playful devils are very typical of pottery folk art from Ocumicho.
EO-4: Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful pottery water truck supervised by playful devils, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1950's. Playful devils are very typical of pottery folk art from Ocumicho. The pottery truck is beautifully and very brightly decorated. This is great folk art! Condition is very good. Size: 10 1/2 inches long by 11 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide. Price: $425.
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Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco repousse silver necklace and earrings set, Taxco, c. 1940's.

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco repousse silver necklace and earrings set, Taxco, c. 1940's. The silverwork is exceptional, and the set is extremely elegant. Closeup photo of part of the necklace.
EO-5: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco repousse silver necklace and earrings set, Taxco, c. 1940's. The silverwork is exceptional, and the set is extremely elegant. Condition is very good. Size: the necklace is 14 3/4 inches long; each earring is 1 inch long by 3/4 inch at the widest part. Price: $375 for the set.
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Mexican devotional art, a woodcarving of St. Francis of Assisi, beautifully carved and covered with beautiful milagros front and back, Michoacan, c. 1950's.
EO-6: Mexican devotional art, a woodcarving of St. Francis of Assisi, beautifully carved and covered with beautiful milagros front and back, Michoacan, c. 1950's. The figure of St. Francis is wonderfully serene and beautiful. Condition is very good. Size: 12 1/2 inches high by 3 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $375.
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Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver braccelet with cobalt blue glass half-spheres, Taxco, c. 1940's.
EO-7: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver bracelet with cobalt blue glass half-spheres, Taxco, c. 1940's. The bessels have a lovely floral design. Condition is very good. Size: 7 1/2 inches long not including the safety guard chain. Price: $299.
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Native American Indian folk art, a wonderful Cochiti pottery bird with what is possibly a cloud pattern decorating its back, Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1940 or earlier.
EO-8: Native American Indian folk art, a wonderful Cochiti pottery bird with what is possibly a cloud pattern decorating its back, Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1940 or earlier. The bird is very charming. Condition is very good. Size: 3 1/2 inches high by 6 1/2 inches long by 2 inches wide. Price: $175.
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Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Mayo textile with indigo blue and natural wool colors, Mexico, c.. 1940's.
EO-9: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Mayo textile with indigo blue and natural wool colors, Mexico, c.. 1940's. There is a sleeve sown on the back so that it can hang on a dowl as a tapestry. Condition is good; the edges are a bit frayed at both ends. Size: 66 inches wide by 49 3/4 inches high. Price: $375.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramiiics, a lovely pottery water jar with a drinking cup on the top, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940.
EO-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery water jar with a drinking cup on the top, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. The jar and cup are beautifully decorated with a horseback rider passing through lovely cacti. Condition is very good. Size: 11 1/4 inches high, including the cup, by 8 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $450.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely banderaware charger with beautiful artwork featuring a figural animal. Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's.
EN-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely banderaware charger with beautiful artwork featuring a figural animal, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. This style of pottery is called "banderaware" because the colors of the glaze (white, green, and red) are the colors of the Mexican flag, bandera in Spanish. The charger has wonderful artwork and a beautiful border. Condition is very good. Size: 13 inches diameter. Price: $200.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Oaxacan majolican drip-ware (losa goteada) charger with  wonderful cobalt decorations, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.
EN-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) charger with wonderful cobalt decorations, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. This is a great piece of Oaxacan majolica drip-ware! Condition is very good. Size: 15 1/16 inches diameter. Price: $350.
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Mexican vintage devotional art, a wonderful exvoto done in thanks for prayers or favors received, c. 1940's.

Mexican vintage devotional art, a wonderful exvoto done in thanks for prayers or favors received, c. 1940's. In this exvoto, Roberta Torres is thanking the Virgen Mary for saving her from a heart ailment. Closeup view of the exvoto.
EN-3: Mexican vintage devotional art, a wonderful exvoto done in thanks for prayers or favors received, c. 1940's. In this exvoto, Roberta Torres is thanking the Virgen Mary for saving her from a heart ailment. Condition is good for a piece of this age. Size: 7 inches wide by 4 3/4 inches high.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Navajo vintage sterling silver jewelry, a very beautiful Navajo silver butterfly pendant with very fine stamping on a wonderful silver chain, Arizona or New Mexico, c. 1960's.

Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Navajo vintage sterling silver jewelry, a very beautiful Navajo silver butterfly pendant with very fine stamping on a wonderful silver chain, Arizona or New Mexico, c. 1960's. The silverwork is excellent and the pendant is graceful and beautiful! Closeup photo of the butterfly pendant.
EN-4: Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Navajo vintage sterling silver jewelry, a very beautiful Navajo silver butterfly pendant with very fine stamping on a wonderful silver chain, Arizona or New Mexico, c. 1960's. The silverwork is excellent and the pendant is graceful and beautiful! The butterfly has wonderful twisted-wire antennae. Condition is very good. Size: the silver chain is 31 inches long. The butterfly pendant is 2 3/4 inches wide by 1 1/2 inches high, not including the silver antennae. Price: $299.
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Native American Indian baskets, a beautiful Pima woven pictorial basket showing a man and 19 animals, Arizona, c. 1930's.
EN-5: Native American Indian baskets, a beautiful Pima woven pictorial basket showing a man and 19 animals, Arizona, c. 1930's. The basket is very finely woven of willow with devil's claw. The rim of the basket is whip-stitched. Condition is very good. Size: 8 inches widest diameter by 4 inches high. Price: $575.
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Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver necklace with lovely half spheres with a braided bezel, laid on silver petals, Taxco, c. 1940's.
EN-6: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver necklace with lovely half spheres with a braided bezel, laid on silver petals, Taxco, c. 1940's. The repousse silverwork is exceptional, and the necklace is extremely graceful and elegant. The sterling silver chain is hand-made. Condition is very good. Size: the necklace is 15 inches long. The decorative half spheres are each 1 inch high by 3 /4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $550.
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Mexican vintage folk art, three pottery statues of women of the marketplace, mercanderas, by the famous ceramicist Teodora Blanco, Santa Maria Atzompa, Oaxaca, c. 1960's.
EN-7: Mexican vintage folk art, three pottery statues of women of the marketplace, mercanderas, by the famous ceramicist Teodora Blanco, Santa Maria Atzompa, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Blanco is a world-renowned potter and an inspiration to the women of her village. These three figures are great examples of her work. Later, she would go on to make large statues (c. 31 inches tall) as shown in the background photo. Condition of the three figures is very good. Size: 5 1/2 inches high, 6 inches high, 6 1/2 inches high by 3 1/2 inches wide, 4 inches wide, and 3 inches wide, all at the widest part of each figure. Price: $325 for the set of three.
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Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of beautiful Zuni chandelier-style dangling post earrings, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1930's.

Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of beautiful Zuni chandelier-style dangling post earrings, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The earrings are of sterling silver with very fine Morenci turquoise. Closeup photo of one earring.
EN-8: Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of beautiful Zuni chandelier-style dangling post earrings, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The earrings are of sterling silver with very fine Morenci turquoise. They are incredibly graceful and elegant! Condition is very good. Size: 1 1/2 inches long by 1 inch wide, at the widest part. Price: $375.
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