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Mexican Vintage Pottery and Ceramics

 

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. Main photo of the charger. 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. Closeup photo of the rider on his burro.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful large talavera pottery lidded jar with beautiful artwork, Guanajuato, c. 1970. Main photo of the pottery talavera jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful large talavera pottery lidded jar with beautiful artwork, Guanajuato, c. 1970. Photo of the second side of the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful large talavera pottery lidded jar with beautiful artwork, Guanajuato, c. 1970. Photo of another side of the jar.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia-ware pottery plate with fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia-ware pottery plate with fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the front of the plate.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery charger with beautiful artwork, Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery charger with beautiful artwork, Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Closeup photo of the artwork on the front of the pottery charger.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery oval platter with very fine artwork and a lovely tangerine-colored background, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the platter. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery oval platter with very fine artwork and a lovely tangerine-colored background, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the heron. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery oval platter with very fine artwork and a lovely tangerine-colored background, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. A closeup photo of other artwork on the platter.
EP-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery oval platter with very fine artwork and a lovely tangerine-colored background, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The lovely artwork features a heron standing in a lagoon, and a coyote in the background watching the heron's every move. Condition is very good. Size: 16 3/4 inches wide, including the handles, by 11 inches high. Price: $275.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished pottery donkey with fine artwork decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the donkey. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished pottery donkey with fine artwork decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Side view showing the donkey's face.
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 pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery water jar with a drinking cup on the top, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Main photo of the jar showing the horseback rider. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery water jar with a drinking cup on the top, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the horseback rider. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery water jar with a drinking cup on the top, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Closeup photo of some of the cacti.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely banderaware charger with beautiful artwork featuring a figural animal, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely banderaware charger with beautiful artwork featuring a figural animal, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the animal on the front.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) charger with wonderful cobalt decorations, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) charger with wonderful cobalt decorations, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of a part of the charger showing the lovely cobalt decorations.
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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely pottery charger with a beautiful salmon background and wonderful floral artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely pottery charger with a beautiful salmon background and wonderful floral artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of the front of the charger showing the lovely egret with outstreched wings.
EM-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely pottery charger with a beautiful salmon background and wonderful floral artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork features a graceful egret wrapping its wings around the front of the charger amidst lovely floral decorations. Condition is very good. Size: 15 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $575.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded pottery chocolate/champurada pot with six beautiful cups hanging from the sides, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the piece. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded pottery chocolate/champurada pot with six beautiful cups hanging from the sides, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Another full photo of the pot and cups. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded pottery chocolate/champurada pot with six beautiful cups hanging from the sides, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Closeup photo of the decorations.
EL-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded pottery chocolate/champurada pot with six beautiful cups hanging from the sides, Michoacan, c. 1950's. The pot and cups are beautifully decorated. It is rare to find a complete set, and the condition is very good! Size: the pot is 9 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide, including the handles. The cups are 2 3/4 inches high by 4 inches wide, including the handles. Price: $300 for the set.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase in the form of a wonderful chicken, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase in the form of a wonderful chicken, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Another photo of the vase from in front.
EL-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase in the form of a wonderful chicken, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The vase is beautifully formed and decorated. Condition is very good. Size: 6 inches high by 4 1/4 inches long by 2 1/2 inches wide. Price: $95.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded pottery casserole in the form of a nesting turkey, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the casserole. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded pottery casserole in the form of a nesting turkey, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the front of thee casserole showing the turkey's face.
EL-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded pottery casserole in the form of a nesting turkey, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The turkey casserole is beautifully decorated and colors are vibrant and bright! Condition is very good. Size: 7 1/2 inches high by 10 1/2 inches long by 9 1/2 inches wide. Price: $299.

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque petatillo water jar with very fine artwork including wonderful donkeys, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque petatillo water jar with very fine artwork including wonderful donkeys, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Photo of the second side of the jar.
EK-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque petatillo water jar with very fine artwork including wonderful donkeys, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Colors are bright and vibrant, and they complement the artwork very well. This is a great piece of vintage Mexican folk art! Condition is very good. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by
7 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $225.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunningly beautiful Tlaquepaque petatillo flower vase with exquisite artwork, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunningly beautiful Tlaquepaque petatillo flower vase with exquisite artwork, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. Photo of the second side of the vase.
EK-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunningly beautiful Tlaquepaque petatillo flower vase with exquisite artwork, San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. The artwork is spectacular and feaures a peacock amidst wonderful floral designs. Condition is very good. Size: 4 1/16 inches high by 2 3/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $125.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful dripware (losa goteada) majolica vase with wonderful and colorful glazes, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful dripware (losa goteada) majolica vase with wonderful and colorful glazes, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  Photo of the second side of the vase.
EJ-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful dripware (losa goteada) majolica vase with wonderful and colorful glazes, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. The vase has a wonderul and very regal shape, and the colors are stunning. Condition is very good. Size: 8 1/4 inches high by 5 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $175.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning petatillo (with fine crosshatching in the background resembling a straw mat, or petate) pottery charger with wonderful colors and very fine artwork decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning petatillo (with fine crosshatching in the background resembling a straw mat, or petate) pottery charger with wonderful colors and very fine artwork decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup of the floral artwork on the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning petatillo (with fine crosshatching in the background resembling a straw mat, or petate) pottery charger with wonderful colors and very fine artwork decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Another full frontal view of the charger.
EJ-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning petatillo (with fine crosshatching in the background resembling a straw mat, or petate) pottery charger with wonderful colors and very fine artwork decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The petatillo crosshatching of the background is very fine, and the floral artwork is exceptional. Condition is very good. Size: 14 inches diameter. Price: $325.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished vase with birds and floral designs, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished vase with birds and floral designs, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Photo showing the second side of the vase.
EI-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished vase with birds and floral designs, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The vase is beautifully formed and decorated. Condition is good, given the age of the piece; there are some signs of wear. This does not affect the overall beauty of the vase. Size: 7 1/2 inches high by 5 1/4 inches wide, at the widest part.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery pitcher decorated with wonderful floral relief-work, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. Main photo of the pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery pitcher decorated with wonderful floral relief-work, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the pitcher showing the foral designs. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery pitcher decorated with wonderful floral relief-work, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. Another full view of the pitcher.
EI-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery pitcher decorated with wonderful floral relief-work, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. The pitcher is a great size, and the floral decorations are spectacular! Condition is very good. Size: 13 3/4 inches high by 9 1/2 inches wide at the widest part and not including the handle. Price: $350.

 

Mexican pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate by the famous Gorky Gonzalez, Guanajuato, c. 1950's. Main photo showing the entire front of the plate. Mexican pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate by the famous Gorky Gonzalez, Guanajuato, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the lovely woman at the center of the plate. Mexican pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate by the famous Gorky Gonzalez, Guanajuato, c. 1950's. Photo of the artist's signature on the back of the plate.
EG-3: Mexican pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate by the famous Gorky Gonzalez, Guanajuato, c. 1950's. The artwork is excellent, and the glazing and decorations are wonderful! Condition is very good. Size: 13 1/2 inches diameter by 2 3/4 inches deep. Price: $375.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful lidded pottery casserole in the form of a nesting hen, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the casserole. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful lidded pottery casserole in the form of a nesting hen, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the hen''s head.
EG-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful lidded pottery casserole in the form of a nesting hen, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The casserole is beautifully shaped and decorated. Condition is very good. Size: 11 inches high by 11 inches wide by 9 1/2 inches long. Price: $275.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful pottery effigy jar with lovely floral and zoomorphic decorations, very likey from the village of Toliman or Amalyatepec, Guerrero, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Guerrero efficgy jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful pottery effigy jar with lovely floral and zoomorphic decorations, very likey from the village of Toliman or Amalyatepec, Guerrero, c. 1940's. Photo shot from above the jar, looking down at the top. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful pottery effigy jar with lovely floral and zoomorphic decorations, very likey from the village of Toliman or Amalyatepec, Guerrero, c. 1940's. Photo of the back side of the jar.
EF-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful pottery effigy jar with lovely floral and zoomorphic decorations, very likey from the village of Toliman or Amalyatepec, Guerrero, c. 1940's. The effigy jar has a lovly shape and beautiful decorations. Condition is very good. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide, including the handles. Price: $375.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful lidded pottery casserole dish in the shape of a lovely dove, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the casserole. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful lidded pottery casserole dish in the shape of a lovely dove, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the front of the dish showing the dove's face. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful lidded pottery casserole dish in the shape of a lovely dove, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Photo shot from above and looking down at the top of the dish.
EE-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful lidded pottery casserole dish in the shape of a lovely dove, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The dish is beautifully decorated, and the colors are wonderful. Condition is very good. Size: 6 1/2 inches high by 13 inches long by 7 inches wide. Price: $375.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) bowl with four smaller matching bowls, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Main photo of the drip-ware set of bowls. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) bowl with four smaller matching bowls, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Photo of the larger main bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) bowl with four smaller matching bowls, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Photo of the bottom of the main bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) bowl with four smaller matching bowls, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Side view of one of the bowls.
EE-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Oaxacan majolica drip-ware (losa goteada) bowl with four smaller matching bowls, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Colors are vibrant and beautiful, and the shape of the matching bowls is very elegant. This would be a wonderful set for serving salad. Condition is very good. Size: the larger main bowl is 10 inches wide by 4 1/2 inches high; the four smaller matching bowls are 5 1/2 inches wide by 2 3/4 inches high. Price: $250 for the set.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery water bottle and cup with incredi bly fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery water bottle and cup with incredi bly fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of some of the artwork. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery water bottle and cup with incredi bly fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the cup on top of the far. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery water bottle and cup with incredi bly fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Another closeup view of some of the artwork. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery water bottle and cup with incredi bly fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. A closeup of the artwork on the other side of the cup.
ED-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery water bottle and cup with incredibly fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The quality of the artwork is simply incredible! This is a discerning collector's dream. Condition is very good. Size: 9 inches high, including the cup, by 6 1/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $525.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with wonderful colors and decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Main photo of the vasel Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with wonderful colors and decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Another frontal view of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with wonderful colors and decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Photo of the second side of the vase.
EB-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with wonderful colors and decorations, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. The vase is beautifully made. The floral decorations and animals are stunning. Condition is very good. Size: 8 inches high by 8 1/2 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $195.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery charger with wonderful artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery charger with wonderful artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the donkey.
DZ-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery charger with wonderful artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The artwork features a stately donkey at the center of a Mexican village scene. There are beautiful trees, cacti, and a wonderful confetti-colored path. Condition is very good. Size: 16 3/4 inches diameter. Price: $1200.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat or petate in Spanish) and wonderful artwork featuring three sparrows amidst lovely calla lillies and foliage, by Martin Garcia Rios, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940.  Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat or petate in Spanish) and wonderful artwork featuring three sparrows amidst lovely calla lillies and foliage, by Martin Garcia Rios, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940.  Closeup photo of the artwork on the front of the charger.
DZ-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat or petate in Spanish) and wonderful artwork featuring three sparrows amidst lovely calla lillies and foliage, by Martin Garcia Rios, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940. The artwork is very fine and crisp, and the petatillo background is stunning. Condition is very good. Size: 15 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $525.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware pottery vase with a starry night background and fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware pottery vase with a starry night background and fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the second side of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware pottery vase with a starry night background and fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo shot from above the vase looking down at the mouth.
DY-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware pottery vase with a "starry night" background and fantastic artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork features wonderful floral designs and a beautiful palm tree. Condition is very good. Size: 5 1/2 inches high by 4 1/2 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $225.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning blue pottery urn with fabulous artwork and wonderfully burnished, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Main photo of the urn. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning blue pottery urn with fabulous artwork and wonderfully burnished, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Photo showing the second side of the urn. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning blue pottery urn with fabulous artwork and wonderfully burnished, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Photo showing the floral decorations near the mouth of the urn. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning blue pottery urn with fabulous artwork and wonderfully burnished, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Another side view. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning blue pottery urn with fabulous artwork and wonderfully burnished, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Another side view of the urn.
DX-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning blue pottery urn with fabulous artwork and wonderfully burnished, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The artwork features an eagle with a snake, a butterfly, and wonderful floral decorations. This is a true masterpiece of vintage Mexican pottery! Condition is very good. Size: 17 inches high by 15 1/2 inches wide, at the widest part.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery vase with a beautiful green background and very fine and crisp artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery vase with a beautiful green background and very fine and crisp artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Photo of a second side of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery vase with a beautiful green background and very fine and crisp artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the artwork near the base.
DW-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery vase with a beautiful green background and very fine and crisp artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The scenes decorating the vase depict Mexican village life of he time. This is a fine example of Mexican vintage folk art, and it is highly beautiful and very collectable. Condition is very good. Size: 11 inches high by 6 1/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $650.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tile decorated with a scene of a campesino and his trusty burro returning from work, attributed to the great Balbino Lucano, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the tile by Balbino Lucano. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tile decorated with a scene of a campesino and his trusty burro returning from work, attributed to the great Balbino Lucano, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the front of the tile.
DV-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tile decorated with a scene of a campesino and his trusty burro returning from work, attributed to the great Balbino Lucano, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The artwork is very fine and crisp. Condition is very good. Size: 5 inches square. Price: $195.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate with fabulous artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of one side of the pottery tecomate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate with fabulous artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of another side of the piece. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate with fabulous artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another side of the piece showing lovely flora. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate with fabulous artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another side showing two Mexican paisanos. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate with fabulous artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo showing the rural house amidst cacti and plants.
DT-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate with fabulous artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork stands out beautifully against the black background glaze, and the tecomate has a lovely yellow-band rim. Condition is very good. Size: 8 1/4 inches high by 9 1/4 inches wide at the widest part. Price: $750.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful banderaware rectangular dish with a wonderful glazed border surrounding the figure of a heron or egret, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the banderaware dish. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful banderaware rectangular dish with a wonderful glazed border surrounding the figure of a heron or egret, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of the heron or egret.
DS-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful banderaware rectangular dish with a wonderful glazed border surrounding the figure of a heron or egret, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. This style of pottery is called banderaware because it incorporates the colors of the Mexican flag, bandera in Spanish, red, green, and white. Condition is very good. Size: 10 1/4 inches high by 91/4 inches wide. Price: $175.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with wonderful colors and fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the burnished charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with wonderful colors and fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the center of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with wonderful colors and fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Another photo of the front of the entire charger.
DS-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with wonderful colors and fine artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The artwork features fine flowing patterns, and the color combinations are spectacular. Condition is very good. Size: 18 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $1200.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (a background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) charger with very fine artwork and wonderful colors, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (a background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) charger with very fine artwork and wonderful colors, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the fine artwork on the front of the charger.
DP-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (a background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) charger with very fine artwork and wonderful colors, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The piece has a wonderful border surrounding very beautiful artwork. Condition is very good. Size:
16 1/16 inches diameter. Price: $575.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware pottery charger with excellent artwork, featuring a hunter aiming his gun at an exotic bird, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware pottery charger with excellent artwork, featuring a hunter aiming his gun at an exotic bird, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the hunter and bird. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware pottery charger with excellent artwork, featuring a hunter aiming his gun at an exotic bird, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Another full view of the hunter and bird.
DP-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blackware pottery charger with excellent artwork, featuring a hunter aiming his gun at an exotic bird, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. A beautiful scalloped rim frames the scene. Condition is very good. Size: 14 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $1200.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate with a wonderful beige background and very fine and detailed artwork, attributed to the great Balbino Lucano, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Lucano plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate with a wonderful beige background and very fine and detailed artwork, attributed to the great Balbino Lucano, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the scene on the front of the plate.
DO-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate with a wonderful beige background and very fine and detailed artwork, attributed to the great Balbino Lucano, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The very fine artwork is framed by a beautiful confetti-like border. The effect is stunning. Condition is very good. Size: 7 inches diameter. Price: $199.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) water jar with the cup, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) water jar with the cup, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Photo of the decorations on the jar showing the donkeys. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) water jar with the cup, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Clloseup photo of some of the decorations on the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or petate) water jar with the cup, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the cup.
DM-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (background of fine cross-hatching resembling a straw mat, or
petate
) water jar with the cup, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The very fine artwork decorations feature wonderful donkeys amidst beautiful succulents and plants, Pathways are confetti-colored, and the effect is spectular! Condition is very good. Size: 9 3/4 inches high, including the cup, by 7 inches wide, at the widest part of the jar. Price: $425.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished charger with lovely decorations, featuring a graceful and lovely protea, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished charger with lovely decorations, featuring a graceful and lovely protea, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the lovely flower (protea) on the front of the burnished charger.
DG-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished charger with lovely decorations, featuring a graceful and lovely protea, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The colors and very lovely, with a simple black against a muted beige field. The overall effect is stunning! Condition is very good. Size: 14 3/4 inches diameter. Price: $300.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful petatillo (background cross-hatching pattern resembling a straw mat, or petate, in Spanish) oval charger with incredibly fine artwork, by the late and very famous artist, Jose Bernabe, Tonala, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the oval charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful petatillo (background cross-hatching pattern resembling a straw mat, or petate, in Spanish) oval charger with incredibly fine artwork, by the late and very famous artist, Jose Bernabe, Tonala, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the center of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful petatillo (background cross-hatching pattern resembling a straw mat, or petate, in Spanish) oval charger with incredibly fine artwork, by the late and very famous artist, Jose Bernabe, Tonala, c. 1940's.  Another closeup of the front of the Bernabe charger.
DE-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful petatillo (background cross-hatching pattern resembling a straw mat, or petate, in Spanish) oval charger with incredibly fine artwork, by the late and very famous artist, Jose Bernabe, Tonala, c. 1950's. The charger features wonderful animals and plants. The central artwork is surrounded by a border of beautiful flowers. This is a great and highly collectible piece of Mexican ceramic art! Condition is very good. Size: 16 inches wide by 12 1/4 inches high. Price: $725.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery plate with a wonderful blue background glazing and beautiful artwork. Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Main photo of the plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery plate with a wonderful blue background glazing and beautiful artwork. Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the artwork on the front of the plate.
DC-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery plate with a wonderful blue background glazing and beautiful artwork. Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. The combination of colors is incredibly well-balanced and beautiful! Condition is very good. Size: 10 1/4 inches diameter. Price: $185.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished pottery plate with graceful and magnificent artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the burnished pottery plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished pottery plate with graceful and magnificent artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the bird on the front of the plate.
DC-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished pottery plate with graceful and magnificent artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. The artwork is wonderful in its simplicity, and the colors are very complimentary. Condition is very good. Size: 12 inches diameter. Price: $155.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (the background of cross-hatching lines, resembling a straw mat, or petate in Spanish) vase or urn, with wonderful form and very fine and detailed artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (the background of cross-hatching lines, resembling a straw mat, or petate in Spanish) vase or urn, with wonderful form and very fine and detailed artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Photo of a second side of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (the background of cross-hatching lines, resembling a straw mat, or petate in Spanish) vase or urn, with wonderful form and very fine and detailed artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the decorations on the vase.
DC-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (the background of cross-hatching lines, resembling a straw mat, or petate in Spanish) vase or urn, with wonderful form and very fine and detailed artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. This is a great piece of Mexican vintage pottery. Condition is very good. Size: 5 3/4 inches high by 3 3/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $165.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful pair of trees-of-life depicting Adam and Eve and the tempting snake in the Garden of Eden, by the famous folk-artist, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1980's, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla. Main photo of the two trees-of-life by Alfonso Castillo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful pair of trees-of-life depicting Adam and Eve and the tempting snake in the Garden of Eden, by the famous folk-artist, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1980's, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla. Closer photo of one tree. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful pair of trees-of-life depicting Adam and Eve and the tempting snake in the Garden of Eden, by the famous folk-artist, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1980's, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla. Photo of the back of the base of one tree, showing the maker's signature.
DC-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful pair of trees-of-life depicting Adam and Eve and the tempting snake in the Garden of Eden, by the famous folk-artist, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1980's, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla. The colors are very bright and wonderful, and the artwork is incredible! Condition is very good. Size: each is 9 inches high by 5 3/4 inches wide, at the widest part, by 4 3/4 inches deep (front to back). Price: $600 for the pair.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful burnished pottery tile decorated with a double-headed eagle, perhaps the coat of arms of the Hapsburg family of Europe, Tonala, c. 1930. Main photo of the tile. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful burnished pottery tile decorated with a double-headed eagle, perhaps the coat of arms of the Hapsburg family of Europe, Tonala, c. 1930. Closeup photo of the eagle.
DC-15: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful burnished pottery tile decorated with a double-headed eagle, perhaps the coat of arms of the Hapsburg family of Europe, Tonala, c. 1930. The artwork is excellent, and the tile is very dramatic. The tile has been made to hang by a previous owner, or the tile can be beautifully displayed on a stand. Condition is good; there are areas of fading which are normal given the age of the piece. Size: 9 1/2 inches square. Price: $195.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery sculpture depicting Padre Miguel Hidalgo, the father of the Mexican revolution of 1810, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the sculpture. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery sculpture depicting Padre Miguel Hidalgo, the father of the Mexican revolution of 1810, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  A side-view of the sculpture.
DA-3: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery sculpture depicting Padre Miguel Hidalgo, the father of the Mexican revolution of 1810, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. This style of Oaxacan pottery is referred to as "losa goteada" or dripware, and this piece is attributed to the Jimenez family. It is a rare and very special piece! Condition is very good, given the age of the piece. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 8 1/2 inches wide by 5 1/2 inches deep, front to back. Price: $550.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely fantasia oval platter with a wonderful color-combination and fanciful artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the platter. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely fantasia oval platter with a wonderful color-combination and fanciful artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the artwork on the front of the platter.
CZ-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely fantasia oval platter with a wonderful color-combination and fanciful artwork, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The artwork is very fanciful and imaginative, hence the name "fantasia" for this style of work. Condition is very good. Size: 15 inches wide by 10 3/4 inches high. Price: $375.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely set of three bandera-ware plates decorated with graceful birds, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the set of bandera-ware plates. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely set of three bandera-ware plates decorated with graceful birds, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the first plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely set of three bandera-ware plates decorated with graceful birds, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the second plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely set of three bandera-ware plates decorated with graceful birds, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the third plate.
CY-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely set of three bandera-ware plates decorated with graceful birds, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. This style and coloration of pottery is called "bandera" because they are the colors of the Mexican flag (bandera), white, red, and green. This set of plates is very unique in that the plates also have streaks of blue, and they were probably specially made for an American or French tourist to represent the colors of their respective flags (red, white, and blue). Condition of the three plates is very good. Size: each measures 8 3/4 inches diameter. Price: $150 for the set.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery sculpture of a colorful church, Metepec, c. 1950. Main photo of the pottery church. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery sculpture of a colorful church, Metepec, c. 1950. Side view of the church.
CU-7: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery sculpture of a colorful church, Metepec, c. 1950.The pottery church is beautifully made and is a great piece of vintage Mexican folk art! Condition is very good. Size: 16 1/2 inches high by 9 1/2 inches wide by 6 1/4 inches deep (front to back). Price: $275.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a candlelabra in the form of a lovely woman riding atop her steer, attributed to the great Heron Matinez during his burnished natural period, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Heron Martinez piece. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a candlelabra in the form of a lovely woman riding atop her steer, attributed to the great Heron Matinez during his burnished natural period, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's. A side view of the piece.
CS-2: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a candlelabra in the form of a lovely woman riding atop her steer, attributed to the great Heron Matinez during his burnished natural period, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's. The piece is beautifully formed and burnished. The work of Heron Martinez is highly prized and very collectible. Condition is very good. Size: 10 inches high by 4 1/2 inches diameter, not including the candleholders. Price: $275.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure depicting the great Mexican muralist, Diego Rivera, Barrio de la Luz, Puebla, c. 1940's. Main photo of the piece. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure depicting the great Mexican muralist, Diego Rivera, Barrio de la Luz, Puebla, c. 1940's. A side view. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure depicting the great Mexican muralist, Diego Rivera, Barrio de la Luz, Puebla, c. 1940's. A photo showing the back of the piece.
CQ-1: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure depicting the great Mexican muralist, Diego Rivera, Barrio de la Luz, Puebla, c. 1940's. The pottery figure, with its deep brown glazing, is a very good representation of Rivera. Condition is very good. Size: 10 inches high by 4 1/2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches deep (front to back). Price: $195.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely talavera bowl decorated with the image of the Baby Christ, along with his Mother, Mary, and St. Anne, the mother of Mary, Guanajuato, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely talavera bowl decorated with the image of the Baby Christ, along with his Mother, Mary, and St. Anne, the mother of Mary, Guanajuato, c. 1950's.  A closeup photo of the figures at the center of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely talavera bowl decorated with the image of the Baby Christ, along with his Mother, Mary, and St. Anne, the mother of Mary, Guanajuato, c. 1950's.  A photo showing the bottom of the bowl.
CQ-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely talavera bowl decorated with the image of the Baby Christ, along with his Mother, Mary, and St. Anne, the mother of Mary, Guanajuato, c. 1950's. The scene is beautifully painted and is framed with a lovely floral border. Condition is very good. Size: 12 1/4 inches diameter. Price: $350.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful and wonderful pottery piece depicting the Flight Into Egypt of the Holy Family, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. Main photo of the piece. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful and wonderful pottery piece depicting the Flight Into Egypt of the Holy Family, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. A side view of the piece. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful and wonderful pottery piece depicting the Flight Into Egypt of the Holy Family, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. A photo showing the back side of the Ocumicho pottery piece.
CO-7: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful and wonderful pottery piece depicting the Flight Into Egypt of the Holy Family, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. Mary is riding a burro and is accompanied by St. Joseph. Angels lead the way. This is a great piece of vintage Mexican folk art! Condition is very good. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 10 1/4 inches wide by 7 inches deep (front to back). Price: $350.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bowl with a petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat, or petate) and very fine artwork, signed Jose Bernabe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1950's. Main image of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bowl with a petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat, or petate) and very fine artwork, signed Jose Bernabe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the eagle at the center of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bowl with a petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat, or petate) and very fine artwork, signed Jose Bernabe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1950's. Photo of the back side of the bowl, showing Bernabe's signature.
CL-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bowl with a petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat, or petate) and very fine artwork, signed Jose Bernabe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1950's. The bowl is decorated with the eagle, the symbol of the Mexican flag. Bernabe, who passed away in early 2019, was a master artist who excelled in the use of the petatillo background. Condition is very good; there are signs that the bowl was used. Size: 6 3/4 inches diameter by 2 1/2 inches high. Price: $125.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very large charger with beautiful and graceful artwork, signed Almado Galvan, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of Galvan charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very large charger with beautiful and graceful artwork, signed Almado Galvan, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of a part of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very large charger with beautiful and graceful artwork, signed Almado Galvan, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Photo of the back of the charger showing Galvan's signature. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very large charger with beautiful and graceful artwork, signed Almado Galvan, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Another closeup photo of the front of the charger.
CK-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very large charger with beautiful and graceful artwork, signed Amado Galvan, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The artwork and the very large size of the charger make this a very special piece! Condition is good; the charger shows some age and a wonderful patina. Size: 23 inches diameter. Price: $1200.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the front of the bottle. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of Our Lady's lovely face. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the angel at Our Lady's feet. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  A side view of the figure. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.  A photo showing the back of the figure, highlighting Our Lady's robe.
CK-14: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The Holy Water bottle is extremely well-formed and decorated. The figure is very graceful and stunningly beautiful! Condition is very good. Size: 13 1/2 inches high by 4 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches deep (front to back, including the handle). Price: $750.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely and very colorful pottery ferris wheel, filled with delighted people, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. Main photo of the ferris wheel. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely and very colorful pottery ferris wheel, filled with delighted people, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. Photo shot from above, looking down at the top of the ferris wheel. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely and very colorful pottery ferris wheel, filled with delighted people, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. A photo of the people and doggies at the base of the ferris wheel, awaiting a turn to ride. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely and very colorful pottery ferris wheel, filled with delighted people, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. Another photo shot from above, looking down.
CJ-5: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely and very colorful pottery ferris wheel, filled with delighted people, Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1960's. The ferris wheel is brightly decorated with doves and flowers, and two persons and their doggies stand at the base of the wheel awaiting their turn for a ride. This is Mexican vintage folk art at its best! Condition is very good. Size: 15 inches high by 9 1/2 inches wide by 10 inches deep (front to back). Price: $750.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware charger with a wonderful rural scene, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware charger with a wonderful rural scene, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Closeup photo of the front of the charger.
CF-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful blackware charger with a wonderful rural scene, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. The black glaze of the background is fantastic, and the artwork is clean and crisp. The scene is a wonderful depiction of the life of a Mexican campesino of this period. Condition is very good; there are some very minor irregularities in the glazing of the rim of the charger. Size: 15 inches diameter. Price: $950.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo vase, with beautiful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of one side of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo vase, with beautiful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. A photo of the second side of the Tonala petatillo vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo vase, with beautiful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. A closeup photo of some of the artwork on the Tonala vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo vase, with beautiful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo shot from above, looking down at the mouth of the Tonala vase.
CE-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo vase, with beautiful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The fine-line cross-hatching in the background of the vase is extremely fine. It resembles a mat woven of straw, petate in Spanish. Colors are wonderfully vibrant. Condition is very good. Size: 6 1/16 inches high by 4 1/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $295.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful pottery figure of a lovely woman with her shawl and water jar, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the figure. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful pottery figure of a lovely woman with her shawl and water jar, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of the woman's face. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful pottery figure of a lovely woman with her shawl and water jar, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Another side view of the woman and her shawl.
CD-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful pottery figure of a lovely woman with her shawl and water jar, San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The woman is extremely beautiful, and the scene shows a wonderful piece of rural Mexican village life. Condition is very good. Size: 9 inches high by 6 inches wide, at the widest part, by 3 inches deep (front to back). Price: $399.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful Talavera vase by the famous, late Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. Main photo of the Talavera vase by Gorky Gonzalez. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful Talavera vase by the famous, late Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. A view of the back side of the Talavera vase by Gorky Gonzalez. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful Talavera vase by the famous, late Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. A view of the bottom of the Talavera vase showing Gorky's signature.
CD-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful Talavera vase by the famous, late Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. The vase has beautiful floral decorations and a Day-of-the Dead central figure. This is Gorky's artistry at its best! Condition is very good. Size: 13 inches high by 10 inches wide at the widest part. Price: $399.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of pottery mugs, with musicians, couples dancing, men drinking their tequila, all in relief and with beautiful animation and colors against a black background, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Main photo of one side of the mugs. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of pottery mugs, with musicians, couples dancing, men drinking their tequila, all in relief and with beautiful animation and colors against a black background, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Photo of the second side of the mugs. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of pottery mugs, with musicians, couples dancing, men drinking their tequila, all in relief and with beautiful animation and colors against a black background, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Another angle of the mugs.
BQ-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of pottery mugs, with musicians, couples dancing, men drinking their tequila, all in relief and with beautiful animation and colors against a black background, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Fill these mugs with your favorite libation and "Salud!" The mugs are in very good condition. Size: each mug is 5 inches high by 4 1/16 inches wide, at the widest part and not including the handles. Price: $385 for the pair.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery water jar and cup with scenes of great bulls and Mexican paisanos laboring in their fields, with a background glaze in muted colors to highlight the main scenes, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the water jar and cup. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery water jar and cup with scenes of great bulls and Mexican paisanos laboring in their fields, with a background glaze in muted colors to highlight the main scenes, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Another side of the water jar and cup. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery water jar and cup with scenes of great bulls and Mexican paisanos laboring in their fields, with a background glaze in muted colors to highlight the main scenes, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Another side of the jar, showing the Mexican paisano working in his fields.
BQ-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery water jar and cup with scenes of great bulls and Mexican paisanos laboring in their fields, with a background glaze in muted colors to highlight the main scenes, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The scenes decorating the jar and cup are spectacular and captivating. This is a great piece of vintage Mexican pottery! Condition is very good. Size: 10 1/2 inches high by 8 inches wide, at the widest part. It is very rare and wonderful to find the water jar with its matching cup intact. Price: $395.

 

Mexican pottery and ceramics, a beautiful ceramic jar with a lid, very beautifully decorated, by the renowned Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. Main photo of the tibor by Gorky Gonzalez. Mexican pottery and ceramics, a beautiful ceramic jar with a lid, very beautifully decorated, by the renowned Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. Another side shot of the tibor by Gorky Gonzalez. Mexican pottery and ceramics, a beautiful ceramic jar with a lid, very beautifully decorated, by the renowned Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. Photo of the bottom of the jar, showing the signature mark of Gorky Gonzalez.
BN-2: Mexican pottery and ceramics, a beautiful ceramic jar with a lid, very beautifully decorated, by the renowned Gorky Gonzalez of Guanajuato, c. 1960. The tibor is signed on the bottom by Gorky, who passed away in 2016. The incredibly beautiful and graceful floral decorations are typical of Gorky's work. Condition is excellent. Size: 10 inches high by 8 1/2 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $475.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery jar or olla with wonderful decorations, including a whimsical rabbit, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the pottery from Michoacan. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery jar or olla with wonderful decorations, including a whimsical rabbit, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Photo of the second side of the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery jar or olla with wonderful decorations, including a whimsical rabbit, Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Another side view of the water jar.
BN-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery jar or olla with wonderful decorations, including a whimsical rabbit, Michoacan, c. 1950's. The Patzcuaro water jar has a beautiful form and wonderful hand-painted decorations, including the bunny and floral decorations. Condition is very good. Size: 10 1/2 inches high by 10 3/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $275.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Talavera vase, Puebla, c. 1930's. Main photo of the blue-ware Talavera vase from Puebla. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Talavera vase, Puebla, c. 1930's. Photo shot from above the talavera vase, looking down at the mouth. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Talavera vase, Puebla, c. 1930's. Photo showing the bottom of the talavera vase from Puebla.
BM-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Talavera vase, Puebla, c. 1930's. The vase has a unique and wonderful shape, and the blue glaze decoration the vase is simply stunning! The piece is unsigned, but this is definitely a very fine piece of Talavera. Condition is very good. Size: 8 3/4 inches high by 5 3/4 inches wide, at the widest part. Price: $475.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia-ware lidded casserole with beautiful and fanciful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the fantasia lidded bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia-ware lidded casserole with beautiful and fanciful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Photo shot from above and looking down at the lid of the fantasia bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia-ware lidded casserole with beautiful and fanciful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Photo showing a side-view of the fantasia bowl.
BH-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia-ware lidded casserole with beautiful and fanciful hand-painted decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The piece is beautifully decorated with floral designs and graceful deer, and the wonderful green decoration against the terra cotta earthen background is incredible! Condition is very good. Size: 11 inches diameter by 4 1/16 inches high. Price: $350.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a powerful bull with one happy rider, Guerrero, c. 1940's. Main photo of the bull and rider from Guerrero. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a powerful bull with one happy rider, Guerrero, c. 1940's. Photo focusing on the bull's face. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a powerful bull with one happy rider, Guerrero, c. 1940's. A side view of the bull and rider from Guerrero.
BH-4: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a powerful bull with one happy rider, Guerrero, c. 1940's. The pottery bank is decorated with beautiful geometric designs, and it appears that a very skilled bull-rider is on the way to the rodeo. Condition is very good. Size: 11 inches high by 9 3/4 inches long by4 3/4 inches wide. Price: $325.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate with a very finely painted scene of a Mexican campesino resting under his favorite maguey cactus, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate with a very finely painted scene of a Mexican campesino resting under his favorite maguey cactus, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the resting campesino.
BC-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate with a very finely painted scene of a Mexican campesino resting under his favorite maguey cactus, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The artwork is strong and crisp, and the wonderful glazing highlights it beautifully! Condition is excellent. Size: 8 1/4 inches diameter. Price: $165.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate with a beautiful pale-green background glazing, and a fine scene of a Mexican campesino in a beautiful rural setting, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate with a beautiful pale-green background glazing, and a fine scene of a Mexican campesino in a beautiful rural setting, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the campesino. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate with a beautiful pale-green background glazing, and a fine scene of a Mexican campesino in a beautiful rural setting, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.  Photo of the back side of the Tonala pottery plate.
BC-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery plate with a beautiful pale-green background glazing, and a fine scene of a Mexican campesino in a beautiful rural setting, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. These fine pottery pieces were created for the tourist trade soon after the end of the Mexican revolution, and they have now become highly collectible! Condition is excellent; there is a flaw in the glazing on the back side of the plate, original to the initial firing. This in no way affects the value of the plate. Size: 9 inches diameter. Price: $175.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished plate with a beautiful blue background and wonderful artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork features a graceful bird and flowers.  Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished plate with a beautiful blue background and wonderful artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork features a graceful bird and flowers.  Closeup photo of the lovely bird amidst foliage.
BA-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished plate with a beautiful blue background and wonderful artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork features a graceful bird and flowers. The scene is framed nicely by a very wonderful border. This is a great and very collectible piece of vintage Tonala pottery! Condition is excellent. Size: 8 3/4 inches diameter. The plate is stamped on the back "MADE IN MEXICO." Price: $185.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Mexican majolica bowl (Mexican drip-ware, or losa goteada), with a wonderful color pattern, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Main view of the drip-ware bowl from Oaxaca. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Mexican majolica bowl (Mexican drip-ware, or losa goteada), with a wonderful color pattern, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  A view of the pottery bowl from Oaxaca, shot from above the bowl looking down. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Mexican majolica bowl (Mexican drip-ware, or losa goteada), with a wonderful color pattern, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  A photo of the bottom of the pottery drip-ware bowl, showing the stamp, Oaxaca, Mexico.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Mexican majolica bowl (Mexican drip-ware, or losa goteada), with a wonderful color pattern, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.  Another full view of the bowl from Oaxaca.
AV-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Mexican majolica bowl (Mexican drip-ware, or losa goteada), with a wonderful color pattern, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. The drip-ware bowl is extremely large and stunningly beautiful! Condition is excellent; this is a true collector's piece, and it has been well cared for over the years. Size: 19 inches long by 9 1/16 inches wide by 9 inches high. Price: $750.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful blackware pitcher from San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful blackware pitcher from San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Closeup photo of the artwork on one side of the pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful blackware pitcher from San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo showing the scene on the second side, a sleeping Mexican man amidst cacti and foliage. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful blackware pitcher from San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Photo shot from above the blackware pottery pitcher, looking down.
AR-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful blackware pitcher from San Pedro Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The piece has very fine artwork scenes on two sides, and it is stamped on the bottom "Made In Mexico", which helps to date the piece. Condition is excellent. Size: 7 3/4 inches wide (at the widest point) by 6 3/4 inches high, including the handle. Price: $325.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely fantasia (fantasia-ware) oval charger with very intricate and imaginative decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. Main photo of the fantasia-ware oval charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely fantasia (fantasia-ware) oval charger with very intricate and imaginative decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. Closeup photo of the imaginative animals in the center of the charger.
AQ-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely fantasia (fantasia-ware) oval charger with very intricate and imaginative decorations, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. The color-scheme and artwork on this piece are simply spectacular! Condition is excellent. This piece is a serious collector's dream. Size: 20 inches wide by 16 inches high. Price: $1200.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a whimsical pottery bank, in the shape of wonderful doggie, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Tonala burnished pottery doggie bank. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a whimsical pottery bank, in the shape of wonderful doggie, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Photo showing the front of the Tonala burished pottery doggie bank. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a whimsical pottery bank, in the shape of wonderful doggie, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Photo shot from above the Tonala burnished pottery bank, looking down.
AN-6: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a whimsical pottery bank, in the shape of wonderful doggie, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950's. The bank is in the style of Tonala burnished pottery, and it is endearing and beautiful. The artwork which decorates the doggie bank is crisp and intricate. Condition is very good. Size: 9 3/4 inches high by 10 inches long by 3 3/4 inches wide (side to side). Price: $350.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware, oval charger with exquisite and very endearing artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware, oval charger with exquisite and very endearing artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the wonderful Mexican campesino behind his trusty burros. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware, oval charger with exquisite and very endearing artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the two trusty burros.
AL-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware, oval charger with exquisite and very endearing artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The black-ware charger is decorated with a hand-painted scene of a campesino and his trusty burros, a wonderful scene of rural Mexican village life! The artwork is very crisp, and the colors are wonderfully vibrant. Condition is excellent. Size: 15 inches wide by 11 inches high. Price: $495.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery figure of a seated person, with wonderful hand-painted decorations in the style of the state of Guerrero, Tulimon, Guerrero, c. 1970. Main photo of the Guerrero figure. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery figure of a seated person, with wonderful hand-painted decorations in the style of the state of Guerrero, Tulimon, Guerrero, c. 1970. Photo showing the back side of the seated Guerrero figure. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery figure of a seated person, with wonderful hand-painted decorations in the style of the state of Guerrero, Tulimon, Guerrero, c. 1970. Another side view of the Guerrero figure.
AL-6: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery figure of a person, with wonderful hand-painted decorations in the style of the state of Guerrero, Tulimon, Guerrero, c. 1970. This is a very collectible piece of Guerrero folk art! Condition is very good. Size: 9 inches high by 6 3/4 inches wide. Price: $375.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful pottery image of Our Lady (probably Nuestra Senora de Zapopan, which is just outside of Guadalajara), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful pottery image of Our Lady (probably Nuestra Senora de Zapopan, which is just outside of Guadalajara), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Closeup photo of the top of the Tlaquepaque pottery Madonna. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful pottery image of Our Lady (probably Nuestra Senora de Zapopan, which is just outside of Guadalajara), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Closeup photo of the base of the Tlaquepaque pottery Madonna. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful pottery image of Our Lady (probably Nuestra Senora de Zapopan, which is just outside of Guadalajara), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Photo of the back of the Tlaquepaque pottery Madonna.
AF-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful pottery image of Our Lady (probably Nuestra Senora de Zapopan, which is just outside of Guadalajara), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. The work is beautifully crafted, and the glaze and artwork are wonderful! Condition is very good. Size: 12 inches high by 9 3/4 inches wide (at the widest part) by approximately 3 1/2 inches deep (front to back). Price: $875.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware tecomate (spherical bowl) with excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1935. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware tecomate (spherical bowl) with excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1935. Photo of the bottom of the tecomate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware tecomate (spherical bowl) with excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1935. Another side of the tecomate.
AB-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware tecomate (spherical bowl) with excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1935. Scenes on the tecomate feature a Mexican campesino with his pottery-wares, amidst lovely cacti. The black glaze is beautiful! Condition is excellent. Size: 6 1/2 inches high by 7 inches diameter at the widest point. Price: $395.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. Photo showing the bottom of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. Photo showing the side of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the artwork inside of the bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. Another view of the artwork inside of the bowl, consisting of lovely leaves and birds. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. Another view of the artwork on the inside of the bowl.
ZZ-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tri-pod bowl with beautiful and very fine artwork, from Guerrero, c. 1940's. The bowl is very possibly from the village of Tolimon or Amayaltepec, Guerrero. It is a wonderful piece of Mexican vintage pottery! Condition is very good. Size: 13 1/2 inches diameter by 4 1/2 inches high. Price: $325.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a five-story apartment building filled with happy people, doves, and lovely beds of flowers on the roof and on two of the floors. This is the heart and soul of Mexican folk art! It is signed on the back, JJRM (the grandson of the great Candelario Medrano), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, c. 1970. Main photo. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a five-story apartment building filled with happy people, doves, and lovely beds of flowers on the roof and on two of the floors. This is the heart and soul of Mexican folk art! It is signed on the back, JJRM (the grandson of the great Candelario Medrano), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, c. 1970. Closeup photo of the bottom part of the apartment building. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a five-story apartment building filled with happy people, doves, and lovely beds of flowers on the roof and on two of the floors. This is the heart and soul of Mexican folk art! It is signed on the back, JJRM (the grandson of the great Candelario Medrano), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, c. 1970. Photo of the top part of the building. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a five-story apartment building filled with happy people, doves, and lovely beds of flowers on the roof and on two of the floors. This is the heart and soul of Mexican folk art! It is signed on the back, JJRM (the grandson of the great Candelario Medrano), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, c. 1970. A side view of the building. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a five-story apartment building filled with happy people, doves, and lovely beds of flowers on the roof and on two of the floors. This is the heart and soul of Mexican folk art! It is signed on the back, JJRM (the grandson of the great Candelario Medrano), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, c. 1970. A photo of the back side of the apartment building.
YY-10: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a five-story apartment building filled with happy people, doves, and lovely beds of flowers. This is the heart and soul of Mexican folk art! It is signed on the back, JJRM (the grandson of the great Candelario Medrano), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, c. 1970. Condition is excellent. Size: 20 inches high by 6 1/2 inches wide by 4 3/4 inches deep (front to back). Price: $625.

 

UU-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and whimsical wedding scene filled with beautifully crafted pottery figures, by the very famous folk-artist, Josephina Aguilar of Acatlan, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Main photo of the set. UU-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and whimsical wedding scene filled with beautifully crafted pottery figures, by the very famous folk-artist, Josephina Aguilar of Acatlan, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Photo of the priest with the bride and groom. UU-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and whimsical wedding scene filled with beautifully crafted pottery figures, by the very famous folk-artist, Josephina Aguilar of Acatlan, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Photo of the two altar-boys. UU-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and whimsical wedding scene filled with beautifully crafted pottery figures, by the very famous folk-artist, Josephina Aguilar of Acatlan, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Photo of the wedding guests.
UU-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and whimsical wedding scene filled with beautifully crafted pottery figures, by the very famous folk-artist, Josephina Aguilar of Acatlan, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. The set is composed of nine pottery figures, each beautifully formed and decorated. There is a priest and two altar-boys, the bride and groom, the best-man and woman, and two guests. Condition is excellent. Size: size varies slightly, but each figure is about 4 inches high by 1 3/4 inches wide. Price: $475 for the set.

 

TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tonala burnished pottery water-jar. TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of one side of the jar. TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another closeup photo of the decrations on the side of the Tonala burnished pottery jar. TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo shot from above the Tonala jar, looking down. TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's.TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another closeup view of one side of the Tonala jar.
TT-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished jar from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's. The water-jar is very finely painted and has the very wonderful "starry-night" effect. Condition is excellent. Size: 11 1/2 inches high by 6 3/4 inches diameter at the widest point. Price: $250.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger by the famous artist Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. The pottery charger has the petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat or petate) developed in the 1920's in great part by Balbino Lucano. The charger features beautiful birds and deer, along with wonderful foliage. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger by the famous artist Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. The pottery charger has the petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat or petate) developed in the 1920's in great part by Balbino Lucano. The charger features beautiful birds and deer, along with wonderful foliage. Closeup of central design. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger by the famous artist Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. The pottery charger has the petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat or petate) developed in the 1920's in great part by Balbino Lucano. The charger features beautiful birds and deer, along with wonderful foliage. Photo of artist's signature on back of the charger.
KK-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger by the famous artist Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. The pottery charger has the petatillo background (cross-hatching, resembling a straw mat or petate) developed in the 1920's in great part by Balbino Lucano. The charger features beautiful birds and deer, along with wonderful foliage. The address of Balbino's studio and shop is written on the back. Condition is excellent. Size: 17 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $525.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware plate with wonderful artwork from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. The plate has a beautiful border and a scene of a campesino carrying his load of wood amidst plants and cacti. This is the second of three plates, probably all by the same great artist. Main photo of plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware plate with wonderful artwork from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. The plate has a beautiful border and a scene of a campesino carrying his load of wood amidst plants and cacti. This is the second of three plates, probably all by the same great artist. Closeup photo of the central scene. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware plate with wonderful artwork from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. The plate has a beautiful border and a scene of a campesino carrying his load of wood amidst plants and cacti. This is the second of three plates, probably all by the same great artist. Photo of back of plate.
EE-19: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware plate with wonderful artwork from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. The plate has a beautiful border and a scene of a campesino carrying his heavy load of cana, or sugar cane, amidst plants and cacti. This is the second of three plates, probably all by the same great artist. Condition is excellent. Size: 10 1/2 inches diameter. Price: $195.


Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo pottery vase from Tonala, c. 1930's, attributed to the great artist Balbino Lucano. Main photo of vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo pottery vase from Tonala, c. 1930's, attributed to the great artist Balbino Lucano. Closeup photo of the floral designs on the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo pottery vase from Tonala, c. 1930's, attributed to the great artist Balbino Lucano. Photo showing the bottom of the vase.
DD-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo pottery vase from Tonala, c. 1930's, attributed to the great artist Balbino Lucano. Lucano was one of the originators of petatillo (the crosshatching pattern in the background), and he was a master of fine decorative painting. This is a masterpiece of vintage Mexican folk art and a collector's dream! Condition is excellent. Size: 6 3/4 inches high by 4 3/4 inches diameter across the middle. Price: $295.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo plate, Tonala, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo plate, Tonala, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of floral designs. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo plate, Tonala, c. 1940's. Photo of border of the plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo plate, Tonala, c. 1940's. Photo of back side of plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo plate, Tonala, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the stamp on the back of the plate.
BB-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo plate, Tonala, c. 1940's. The plate has wonderful floral designs. It is signed on the back, "Hecho por Pedro Chavez B. Tonala, Jal". The artwork on the plate is very intricate and beautiful. Condition is excellent. Size: 8 5/8 inches diameter. Price: $165.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery duck standing next to a lovely blackware vase, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery duck standing next to a lovely blackware vase, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another view of the duck. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery duck standing next to a lovely blackware vase, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. A photo of the back side of the duck. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery duck standing next to a lovely blackware vase, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the bottom of the Tlaquepaque duck.
BB-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery duck standing next to a lovely blackware vase, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. This piece is wonderfully formed and hand-decorated. This is a highly unique and endearing piece. Condition is excellent. Size: 8 1/4 inches high by 6 inches wide by 5 1/4 inches deep (front to back, near base). Price: $175.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. Closeup photo of one corner of the ceramic Talavera tray. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. Another closeup photo of the Talavera tray. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. Another angle of the tray. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. A photo showing the back side of the Talavera tray. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. A closeup photo of the Rugerio signature on the back of the tray.
W-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a ceramic Talavera tray from Puebla, c. 1960's. The art-work on the Talavera tray is exceptional. It is signed on the back, "Rugerio, Pue-Mex", indicating that it comes from the now-closed and very famous fabrica of Rugerio. Condition is excellent. Size: 9 inches high by 9 inches wide by 1 1/2 inches deep (top to bottom of Talavera tray). Price: $195.

 

Mexican vintaqge pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery charger, c. 1930. This charger features a wonderful bird sitting on top of a cactus. This type of pottery is called bandera (Spanish for "flag") because of the colors of red, green, and white, the colors of the Mexican flag. Condition is excellent. Main photo. Mexican vintaqge pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery charger, c. 1930. This charger features a wonderful bird sitting on top of a cactus. This type of pottery is called bandera (Spanish for "flag") because of the colors of red, green, and white, the colors of the Mexican flag. Condition is excellent.. Closeup photo of vintage pottery charger. Mexican vintaqge pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery charger, c. 1930. This charger features a wonderful bird sitting on top of a cactus. This type of pottery is called bandera (Spanish for "flag") because of the colors of red, green, and white, the colors of the Mexican flag. Condition is excellent. Photo of back of charger.
P-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a banderaware pottery charger with "starry night" decoration, c. 1930. This charger features a wonderful bird sitting on top of a cactus. The artwork is very detailed and lovely! This type of pottery is called bandera (Spanish for "flag") because of the colors of red, green, and white, the colors of the Mexican flag. Condition is excellent. Size: 13 1/4 inches diameter. Price: $395.

 

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