POCAS COSAS

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NEW ITEMS OF ART AT POCAS COSAS

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Native American Indian folk art and beadwork, a wonderful Ute cradleboard with a small child, c. 1920.
ER-1: Native American Indian folk art and beadwork, a wonderful Ute cradleboard with a small child, c. 1920. The cradleboard is decorated with fine beadwork, and the baby has horsehair braids. This is a great piece of Native American folk art! Condition is very good. Size: 22 1/2 inches high, not including the fringe, by 10 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $575.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery charger with a cream-colored background and very fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's.
ER-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery charger with a cream-colored background and very fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The artwork features a caballero riding his donkey and carrying a large jar of water. The artwork is crisp and fine, and the scene is beautifully framed by a fine border. Condition is very good. Size: 11 3/4 inches diameter. Price: $250.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful talavera pottery lidded jar with beautiful artwork, Guanajuato, c. 1970.
ER-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful large talavera pottery lidded jar with beautiful artwork, Guanajuato, c. 1970. The glazing and fine decorations of the tibor jar are exceptional. Condition is very good. Size: 19 inches high by 10 1/2 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $550.
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Guatemalan folk art and woodcarvings, a beautiful wooden "keep-sake" box with wonderul geometrical decorations, Guatemala, c. 1950.
ER-4: Guatemalan folk art and woodcarvings, a beautiful wooden "keep-sake" box with wonderul geometrical decorations, Guatemala, c. 1950. The colors of the decorations are rich and very beautiful. Condition is very good. Size: 10 inches long by 6 1/4 inches high by 6 1/2 inches wide. Price: $75.
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Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni silver ring with inlays of turquoise and jet, Zuni Publo, New Mexico, c. 1950.
ER-5: Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni silver ring with inlays of turquoise and jet, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1950. The lapidary work is exceptional, and the ring is very graceful and elegant. Condition is very good. Size: 1 inch at the six ends of the star. Ring size: 7. Price: $200.
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Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful child's poncho with wonderful floral designs, Guadalajara, Jalisco, c. 1950's.
ER-6: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful child's poncho with wonderful floral designs, Guadalajara, Jalisco, c. 1950's. The poncho is beautifully wovern of fine wool. Condition is very good. Size: 21 3/4 inches long, not including the fringe, by 23 1/4 inches wide. Price: $95.
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Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni blossom bracelet of silver and very fine turquoise (possibly Sleeping Beauty), Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1950's.

Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni blossom bracelet of silver and very fine turquoise (possibly Sleeping Beauty), Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1950's. The silverwork is excellent, and the bracelet is very elegant. Side view of the bracelet.
ER-7: Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni blossom bracelet of silver and very fine turquoise (possibly Sleeping Beauty), Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1950's. The silverwork is excellent, and the bracelet is very elegant. Condition is very good. Size: 5 3/4 inches long with an opening for the wrist of 1 1/4 inches. The size of the main turquoise blossom is 1 inch diameter. Price: $350.
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Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni silver ring with turquoise, jet, spiny oyster, in the shape of a lovely butterfly, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1940's.
EQ-1: Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Zuni sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Zuni silver ring with turquoise, jet, spiny oyster, in the shape of a lovely butterfly, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1940's. The inlay work is exceptional. This is a great piece of Zuni silverwork. Condition is very good. Size: 1 1/2 inches high by 1 1/2 inches wide. The ring size is 7. Price: $425.
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Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful child''s poncho with wonderful colors, c. 1950's.
EQ-2: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful child''s poncho with wonderful colors, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. The poncho is finely woven of soft wool. Condition is very good. Size: 21 inches wide by 22 1/2 inches from half-shoulder to waist. The openning for the head is 11 inches. Price: $95.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia-ware pottery plate with fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.
EQ-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia-ware pottery plate with fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The artwork features a whimsical rabbit, a fish, and a butterfly, all in bright blue against a lovely terra cotta background, and framed with a beautiful floral design. Condition is very good. Size: 9 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $185.
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Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful natural burnished pottery duck candlelabra by the famous Heron Martinez, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1960's.
EQ-4: Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful natural burnished pottery duck candlelabra by the famous Heron Martinez, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1960's. The piece is remarkable for its simplicity and beauty. Condition is very good. Size: 8 1/2 inches high by 8 3/4 inches long by 4 1/4 inches wide. Price: $450.
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Mexican vintage jewelry, a wonderful copper bracelet with brass and abalone inlays, c. 1940's.
EQ-5: Mexican vintage jewelry, a wonderful copper bracelet with brass and abalone inlays, c. 1940's. The bracelet is finely made, and it is very graceful and elegant. Condition is very good. Size: 1 1/2 inches high by 6 1/2 inches around. The openning for the wrist is 1 1/4 inches. Price: $199.
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Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Navajo sterling silver ring with a beautiful turquoise stone, Arizona or New Mexico, c. 1940's.

Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Navajo sterling silver ring with a beautiful turquoise stone, Arizona or New Mexico, c. 1940's. The silverwork is exceptional and the turquoise stone has a lovely matrix. Side view of the ring showing the lovely stamping.
EQ-6: Native American Indian sterling silver jewelry, and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Navajo sterling silver ring with a beautiful turquoise stone, Arizona or New Mexico, c. 1940's. The silverwork is exceptional, and the turquoise stone has a lovely matrix. Condition is very good. Size: 1/2 inches high at the stone. The ring size is 10 1/2. Price: $350.
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Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Zapotec textile with natural wool colors and wonderful figures of Mayan warriors and a shaman, Oaxaca, c. 1950's.
EQ-7: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Zapotec textile with natural wool colors and wonderful figures of Mayan warriors and a shaman, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. The weaving is very fine and tight, and the design elements are wonderful. Condition is very good. Size: 72 1/2 inches long by 42 1/16 inches wide. Price: $325.
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Native American Indian pottery and ceramics, and Zuni vintage pottery and ceramics, a large pottery owl attributed to Nelli Bica, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1920.
EQ-8: Native American Indian pottery and ceramics, and Zuni vintage pottery and ceramics, a large pottery owl attributed to Nelli Bica, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1920. Owl figures became popular at Zuni in the 1880's because of the great interest in owls by tourists. Colors are vibrant. Condition is good, given the age of the piece; there are minor areas of pitting and some minor loss of the cream-colored glaze. Size: 11 inches high by 9 inches wide. Price: $2400.
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Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco sterling silver necklace of silver spheres, Taxco, c. 1940's.
EQ-9: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco sterling silver necklace of silver spheres, Taxco, c. 1940's. The necklace is extremely elegant and graceful. Condition is very good. Size: 25 1/2 inches long. The silver spheres are 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $299.
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Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery charger with beautiful artwork, Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1950's.
EQ-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery charger with beautiful artwork, Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1950's. The scene shows Purepecha natives using their butterfly nets to catch fish in Lake Patzcuaro. The pottery charger is in the style of pottery of Tzintzuntzan, on the shores of Lake Patzcuaro. It is beautifully decorated! Condition is very good. Size: 20 inches diameter. Price: $475.
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