POCAS COSAS

The Finest in Mexican and Native American Arts and Antiques

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Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a very lovely straw-art scene of a dashing charro and his lovely senorita, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the straw-art charro and his girlfriend. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a very lovely straw-art scene of a dashing charro and his lovely senorita, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo showing the charro's face.
BC-9: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a very lovely straw-art scene of a dashing charro and his lovely senorita, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art picture of three Mexican charros taking a smoking break, c. 1930's. The popote art is extremely fine and intricate. Main photo of the popote art scene. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art picture of three Mexican charros taking a smoking break, c. 1930's. The popote art is extremely fine and intricate. Closeup photo of the straw-art scene of three charros smoking.
AW-3: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art picture of three Mexican charros taking a smoking break, c. 1930's

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a lovely carved wooden animal (perhaps a wolf or a hyena) attributed to the famous wood-carver and folk artist of Oaxaca, the late Manuel Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. Side view of the wooden, folk-art animal by Manuel Jimenez of Oaxaca.
AY-3: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a lovely carved wooden animal (perhaps a wolf or a hyena) attributed to the famous wood-carver and folk artist of Oaxaca, the late Manuel Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage wood-carvings and masks, a lovely and finely carved wooden statue of Our Lady of Good Health (N.S. de la Salud), patroness of Michoacan, Patzcuaro, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vintage Mexican wood-carving.
AV-4: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage wood-carvings and masks, a lovely and finely carved wooden statue of Our Lady of Good Health (N.S. de la Salud), patroness of Michoacan, Patzcuaro, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a beautiful feather-art portrait of the Mexican eagle, in a wonderful hand-carved wooden frame, c. 1930's. Main photo.
AJ-13: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a beautiful feather-art portrait of the Mexican eagle, in a wonderful hand-carved wooden frame, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a hand-carved wooden candlelabra, Oaxaca, c. 1940's.  Main photo.
AJ-14: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a hand-carved wooden candlelabra, Oaxaca, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage folk art, a black, wooden cross covered with hundreds of silver milagros covering three sides of the cross and on the bottoms of the side arms of the cross, c. 1970's. Main photo of the Mexican cross with hundreds of silver milagros. Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage folk art, a black, wooden cross covered with hundreds of silver milagros covering three sides of the cross and on the bottoms of the side arms of the cross, c. 1970's. Closeup photo of the center of the milagro cross.
AQ-8: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage folk art, a black, wooden cross covered with hundreds of silver milagros covering three sides of the cross and on the bottoms of the side arms of the cross, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a very fine pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the bottle.
AG-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a very fine pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork-art, a beautiful retablo painted on tin, depicting St. Anthony of Padua and the Child Jesus, c. 1910-20. Main photo of the tinwork art retablo.
GG-22: Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork-art, a beautiful retablo painted on tin, depicting St. Anthony of Padua and the Child Jesus, c. 1910-20.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), and Mexican vintage folk art, a large figure of the sun made of copper-dipped brass, c. 1950.  Main photo of the copper-dipped sun.
AT-2: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), and Mexican vintage folk art, a large figure of the sun made of copper-dipped brass, c. 1950.

 

New Mexican vintage tinwork art, a very lovely tinwork sconce with a platform for a religious image and a candle, New Mexico, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tinwork art sconce.
AS-4: New Mexican vintage tinwork art, a very lovely tinwork sconce with a platform for a religious image and a candle, New Mexico, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage tin-work art, a pair of tin candleholders with very fine stamping and bump-out work, Mexico, c. 1960's. Main photo.
AG-12: Mexican vintage tin-work art, a pair of tin candleholders with very fine stamping and bump-out work, Mexico, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin art), and Mexican vintage devotional art and retablos, a very fine painting on tin of the Santo Nino de Atocha, mounted in an early and very fine tinwork-art nicho, c. 1910-20's. Main photo of the tin nicho and retablo.
WW-9: Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin art), and Mexican vintage devotional art and retablos, a very fine painting on tin of the Santo Nino de Atocha, mounted in an early and very fine tinwork-art nicho, c. 1910-20's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of handmade cloth dolls with incredibly fine detail, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Mexican dolls.
BG-3: Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of handmade cloth dolls with incredibly fine detail, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of dangling silver earrings with wonderful amethyst caboshons, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of dangling silver earrings with wonderful amethyst caboshons, Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver jewelry earrings.
BD-10: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of dangling silver earrings with wonderful amethyst caboshons, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with wonderful black onyx stones, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the vitage Taxco silver jewelry earrings.
BA-9: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with wonderful black onyx stones, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco silver jewelry, an exquisite and graceful silver bracelet with lovely, linking birds, signed Los Castillo, Taxco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry bracelet, signed Los Castillo.
AX-5: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco silver jewelry, an exquisite and graceful silver bracelet with lovely, linking birds, signed Los Castillo, Taxco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful Taxco silver necklace, with very fine silver-work and an elegant design, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry necklace.
AW-4: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful Taxco silver necklace, with very fine silver-work and an elegant design, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely silver necklace composed of lovely wave-like segments, Taxco, 1940's.  Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry necklace.
AW-5: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely silver necklace composed of lovely wave-like segments, Taxco, 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely cuff-style bracelet, with a very graceful and elegant design, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver bracelet.
AT-9: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely cuff-style bracelet, with a very graceful and elegant design, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful and very graceful silver bracelet, with very fine repousse silverwork, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver bracelet.
AQ-10: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful and very graceful silver bracelet, with very fine repousse silverwork, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely and very graceful pair of sterling silver earrings, resembling dangling pieces of paper, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings.
AQ-15: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely and very graceful pair of sterling silver earrings, resembling dangling pieces of paper, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with very fine repousee work, Taxco, c. 1930's. They are circular hoop earrings with fine silver twining and beautiful silver balls. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings.
AO-6: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with very fine repousee work, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver butterfly broach, Taxco, c. 1940's. The silver-work is bold and striking, and involves complex repousse. Main photo of the Taxco silver broach.
AB-9: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver butterfly broach, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver bracelet with lovely corral stones, Taxco c. 1940's. The Taxco silver bracelet features a floral design. Main photo.
PP-2: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver bracelet with lovely corral stones, Taxco c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage Taxco silver jewelry, William Spratling signed money-clip with Aztec serpeant design, c. 1935.
Item B-9: Mexican vintage Taxco silver jewelry, sterling money clip designed by and marked, Spratling Silver, c. 1935.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a very beautiful and finely woven textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1940. Main view of the Chimayo textile.
BF-2: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, and New Mexican vintage textiles, a very beautiful and finely woven textile from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage Musco huipil from the state of Oaxaca, with very fine hand-embroidery. It is of very fine and soft cotton, with analyn-dyed yarn in the embroidery. Main photo of the Musco huipil.
BF-3: Mexican vintage Musco huipil from the state of Oaxaca, with very fine hand-embroidery. It is of very fine and soft cotton, with aneline-dyed yarn in the embroidery.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a lovely Saltillo style serape with the deshilado (pulled strings) bands with lovely tenerife work, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Saltillo style runner. Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a lovely Saltillo style serape with the deshilado (pulled strings) bands with lovely tenerife work, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of part of the front of the Saltillo-style runner.
BE-5: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a lovely Saltillo style serape with the deshilado (pulled strings) bands with lovely tenerife work, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, and Mexican vintage blouses and huipiles, a beautiful hand-woven and embroidered huipil (woman's dress) from Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Main photo of the huipil from Oaxaca.
AZ-8: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, and Mexican vintage blouses and huipiles, a beautiful hand-woven and embroidered huipil (woman's dress) from Oaxaca, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a spectacular Saltillo sarape (serape) with wonderful colors and a whirling-log in the center medallion, Mexico, c. 1910-20's. Main photo of the Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a spectacular Saltillo sarape (serape) with wonderful colors and a whirling-log in the center medallion, Mexico, c. 1910-20's. Closeup photo showing the center medallion of the Saltillo sarape.
AX-6: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a spectacular Saltillo sarape (serape) with wonderful colors and a whirling-log in the center medallion, Mexico, c. 1910-20's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a wonderful Saltillo serape with a black background and a very colorful center medallion of fine silk, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Saltillo serape.
AQ-2: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a wonderful Saltillo serape with a black background and a very colorful center medallion of fine silk, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Saltillo serape with a wonderful and very intricate center medallion and vibrant colors, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Saltillo serape. Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Saltillo serape with a wonderful and very intricate center medallion and vibrant colors, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the beautiful center medallion of the Saltillo serape.
AP-5: Mexican vintage textiles, and Mexican vintage Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Saltillo serape with a wonderful and very intricate center medallion and vibrant colors, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful Saltillo serape (sarape) woven of very fine wool and with silk in the center medallion and decorative side-bars, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Saltillo serape.
AJ-18: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a very beautiful Saltillo serape (sarape) woven of very fine wool and with a lovely center medallion and decorative side-bars, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a lovely weaving from Oaxaca, c. 1910-20. The textile features lovely roses; it is an incredible piece of art. Main photo.
BB-1: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a lovely weaving from Oaxaca, c. 1910-20.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful blackware pottery plate with an endearing scene of a Mexican campesino and his loyal dog, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque blackware plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful blackware pottery plate with an endearing scene of a Mexican campesino and his loyal dog, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the front of the Tlaquepaque pottery plate.
BG-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful blackware pottery plate with an endearing scene of a Mexican campesino and his loyal dog, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely Talavera vase with wonderful hand-painted decoration, Puebla, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Talavera vase from Puebla.
BG-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely Talavera vase with wonderful hand-painted decoration, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery casserole with lid, in the shape of a lovely black turkey, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the blackware turkey.
BD-2: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery casserole with lid, in the shape of a lovely black turkey, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, two wonderful and whimsicle pottery pieces attributed to the late, great Heron Martinez of Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo of the folk art pieces.
BB-6: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, two wonderful and whimsical pottery pieces attributed to the late, great Heron Martinez of Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a lovely pottery chicken, holding two hanging cups for Tequila or Mescal, the state of Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the Mexican pottery chicken with cups.
AZ-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a lovely pottery chicken, holding two hanging cups for Tequila or Mescal, the state of Michoacan, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery plate with a wonderful, pale-green background glaze and very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery plate.
AX-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery plate with a wonderful, pale-green background glaze and very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very rare and beautiful pottery figurine of horses stacked upon one another's backs, attributed to the Castillo family of Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's. Another view of the Castillo pottery stacked horses.
AP-1: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very rare and beautiful pottery figurine of horses stacked upon one another's backs, attributed to the Castillo family of Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful piece of folk art, depicting three acrobats balancing atop a bull, attributed to the great Heron Martinez, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo.
AL-1: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful piece of folk art, depicting three acrobats balancing atop a bull, attributed to the great Heron Martinez, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely tree-of-life, with wonderful and very colorful hand-painted decorations, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's. It is attributed to the great Heriberto Castillo of Acatlan. Main photo of the tree-of-life. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely tree-of-life, with wonderful and very colorful hand-painted decorations, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's. It is attributed to the great Heriberto Castillo of Acatlan. Closeup photo of the bird near the base.
AL-10: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very lovely tree-of-life, with wonderful and very colorful hand-painted decorations, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with fine artwork scenes on either side, and a wonderful green background, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with fine artwork scenes on either side, and a wonderful green background, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo showing the second side of the vase.
AG-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with fine artwork scenes on either side, and a wonderful green background, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a very fine pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the bottle.
AG-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a very fine pottery bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware dish shaped like two leaves, and with room for one cup, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo.
XX-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware dish shaped like two leaves, and with room for one cup, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an octagonal pottery plate featuring a dashingly lovely Mexican maiden, very finely painted, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the front of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque plate with the lovely maiden. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an octagonal pottery plate featuring a dashingly lovely Mexican maiden, very finely painted, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Closeup photo of the lovely maiden.
WW-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an octagonal pottery plate featuring a dashingly lovely Mexican maiden, very finely painted, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a pale-blue background and excellent artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The oval-shaped charger features scenes of Mexican rural life, set amidst lovely plants and foliage.  Main photo of the charger.
SS-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a pale-blue background and excellent artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very fine pottery charger with a rare lime-green background and wonderfully beautiful artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The charger features a wonderful scene of rural Mexican life. Main photo of the Mexican vintage pottery charger.
QQ-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very fine pottery charger with a rare lime-green background and wonderfully beautiful artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (cross-hatching in the background, resembling a straw-mat or petate in Spanish) pulque pitcher, decorated with wonderful animals and foliage and with 6 finely decorated petatillo cups, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Petatillo pitcher and cups, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, c. 1940.
OO-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo (cross-hatching in the background, resembling a straw-mat or petate in Spanish) pulque pitcher, decorated with wonderful animals and foliage and with 6 finely decorated petatillo cups, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very unique and beautiful blackware rooster with wonderful hand-painted decorations and feathers, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
VV-7: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very unique and beautiful blackware rooster with wonderful hand-painted decorations and feathers, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Native American Indian antique baskets, a very fine Chemehuevi basket in the form of an olla, with wonderful geometric decoration, from the area of the Colorado River near Needles, California and Parker, Arizona, c. 1920. Main photo of the Chemehuevi olla basket.
AL-9: Native American Indian antique baskets, a very fine Chemehuevi basket in the form of an olla, with wonderful geometric decoration, from the area of the Colorado River near Needles, California and Parker, Arizona, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian antique baskets, a beautiful and very tightly woven Chemehuevi olla, Arizona or California (Colorado River near Parker, Arizona), c. 1920. Main photo of the Indian basket.
AK-2: Native American Indian antique baskets, a beautiful and very tightly woven Chemehuevi olla, Arizona or California (Colorado River near Parker, Arizona), c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian antique baskets, a very finely-woven Chemehuevi olla with a lovely geometric design, c. 1920. Main photo of the Indian basket.
AI-3: Native American Indian antique baskets, a very finely-woven Chemehuevi olla with a lovely geometric design, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian antique basket, a very rare and beautiful Chemehuevi basket in the shape of a graceful bowl, polychrome, and very finely woven, probably from the area near Needles, CA, and Parker, AZ, along the Colorado River, c. 1920. Main photo of the Indian basket.
QQ-4: Native American Indian antique basket, a very rare and beautiful Chemehuevi basket in the shape of a graceful bowl, polychrome, and very finely woven, probably from the area near Needles, CA, and Parker, AZ, along the Colorado River, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of Zuni silver hoop earrings with wonderful turquoise and graceful silver dangles, Zuni, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Zuni hoop earrings.
AQ-14: Native American Indian silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of Zuni silver hoop earrings with wonderful turquoise and graceful silver dangles, Zuni, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Navajo sterling silver earrings with beautiful turquoise, Navajo, from New Mexico or Arizona, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Navajo silver earrings. Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Navajo sterling silver earrings with beautiful turquoise, Navajo, from New Mexico or Arizona, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of one of the Navajo silver earrings.
AQ-16: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Navajo sterling silver earrings with beautiful turquoise, Navajo, from New Mexico or Arizona, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian vintage jewelry, and Zuni vintage inlay silver jewelry, a wonderful ring with the Zuni Rainbow Man, c. 1980's. Main photo of the Zuni inlay silver ring.
WW-13: Native American Indian vintage jewelry, and Zuni vintage inlay silver jewelry, a wonderful ring with the Zuni Rainbow Man, c. 1980's.

Native American Indian vintage folk-art and beadwork, a beautiful and very fine Lakota beadwork belt, with a lovely art-deco buckle, c. 1930's. The belt is beautifully beaded, with designs of American flags, whirling logs, and flowers. Main photo of the Lakota beadwork belt.
WW-14: Native American Indian vintage folk-art and beadwork, a beautiful and very fine Lakota beadwork belt, with a lovely art-deco buckle, c. 1930's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo silver bracelet with ingot silver and a beautiful turquoise stone, c. 1920.  Main photo.
O-9: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo silver bracelet with ingot silver and a beautiful turquoise stone, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo silver pin depicting the Apache Spirit Warrior, c. 1960.
I-1: Native American silver jewelry, a Navajo pin depicting the Apache Spirit Warrior, c. 1960's.

 

Native American Indian textiles and Navajo rugs, a Navajo saddle blanket with a wonderful decorative pattern, c. 1950's. The saddle blanket is finely woven. Main photo of the Navajo saddle blanket.
LL-5: Native American Indian textiles and Navajo rugs, a Navajo saddle blanket with a wonderful decorative pattern, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian antique textile, a fine Navajo weaving from the Klagatoh area, c. 1920's. The colors of grey, red, brown and white are bright, and the design elements are incredibly beautiful.  Main photo of textile.
DD-6: Native American Indian antique textile, a fine Navajo weaving from the Klagatoh area, c. 1920's.

 

New Mexican vintage textile, a finely woven rug from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930. This is from a very famous weaver, active from 1910-40, whose signature was the hummingbird in the center of this textile. Main photo.
T-8: New Mexican vintage textile, a finely woven rug from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930.

 

Native American textile, Navajo Crystal rug/runner, c. 1910.
D-11: Native American textile, Navajo rug: Crystal runner, c. 1910.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful sterling silver bracelet with amethyst cabochons, marked "980 MEXICO", c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry bracelet with amethyst.
AR-5: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful sterling silver bracelet with amethyst cabochons, marked "980 MEXICO", c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver bracelet with the design of a fish, and with wonderful articulation, Taxco, c. 1940-50's. Main photo of the Taxco silver bracelet. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver bracelet with the design of a fish, and with wonderful articulation, Taxco, c. 1940-50's. Closeup photo of the fish head and clasp of the Taxco silver bracelet.
AR-6: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver bracelet with the design of a fish, and with wonderful articulation, Taxco, c. 1940-50's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of silver earrings with a wonderful flare or wing design, Taxco, c. 1980's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of silver earrings with a wonderful flare or wing design, Taxco, c. 1980's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver earrings.
AP-2: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of silver earrings with a wonderful flare or wing design, Taxco, c. 1980's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of dangling silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of dangling silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver earrings.
AP-6: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of dangling silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of Taxco sterling silver earrings with inlays of jet, Taxco, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry earrings. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of Taxco sterling silver earrings with inlays of jet, Taxco, c. 1950's.  Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver jewelry earrings.
AL-8: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of Taxco sterling silver earrings with inlays of jet, Taxco, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of sterling silver hoop earrings, Guadalajara, c.1940's. Main photo of the Mexican silver earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of sterling silver hoop earrings, Guadalajara, c.1940's. Closeup photo of one of the earrings.
AK-3: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of sterling silver hoop earrings, Guadalajara, c.1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of very lovely silver dangling earrings with excellent silverwork, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the pair of Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of very lovely silver dangling earrings with excellent silverwork, Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver earrings.
AH-7: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of very lovely silver dangling earrings with excellent silverwork, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a set of very beautiful silver, dangling earrings with amethyst cabachons, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco vintage silver jewelry earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a set of very beautiful silver, dangling earrings with amethyst cabachons, Taxco, c. 1940's. A side view of one Taxco silver earring.
AE-11: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a set of very beautiful silver, dangling earrings with amethyst cabachons, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver pin or broach with an amethyst cabachon, signed by William Spratling of Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the broach by William Spratling of Taxco. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver pin or broach with an amethyst cabachon, signed by William Spratling of Taxco, c. 1940's. Photo of the back of the broach, showing Spratling's stamp.
AB-7: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver pin or broach with an amethyst cabachon, signed by William Spratling of Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a Taxco silver pin in the shape of a fine Mexican sombrero, Taxco, c. 1930's. The pin features wonderful and very fine stamping with a beautiful floral motif. Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry pin.
SS-8: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a Taxco silver pin in the shape of a fine Mexican sombrero, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver ring, Taxco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Taxco silver ring. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver ring, Taxco, c. 1930's. Side-view of the Taxco silver ring.
NN-14: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver ring, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a pair of earrings inlaid with abalone, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a pair of earrings inlaid with abalone, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver earrings.
HH-10: Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a pair of earrings inlaid with abalone, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling silver bracelet inlaid with abolone shell, c. 1940's.
H-9: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling silver bracelent inlaid with abalone shell, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a beautiful retablo depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the America's, painted on tin and mounted in a wonderful stamped tin nicho or frame, c. 1930's. Main photo of the retablo. Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a beautiful retablo depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the America's, painted on tin and mounted in a wonderful stamped tin nicho or frame, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
AT-4: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a beautiful retablo depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the America's, painted on tin and mounted in a wonderful stamped tin nicho or frame, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bottle, wonderfully hand-formed and decorated, and with a stunning image of Nuestra Senora de San Juan de los Lagos (Our Lady of St. John of the Lakes), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Talquepaque pottery bottle.
AJ-16: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bottle, wonderfully hand-formed and decorated, and with a stunning image of Nuestra Senora de San Juan de los Lagos (Our Lady of St. John of the Lakes), Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art, a beautiful tin art nicho with an old print of San Ysidro tending his cattle, c. 1930.  Main photo. Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art, a beautiful tin art nicho with an old print of San Ysidro tending his cattle, c. 1930.  Closeup of the picture inside of the nicho.
CC-10: New Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art, a beautiful tin art nicho with an old print of San Ysidro tending his cattle, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a retablo of Saint Joseph with the child Jesus painted on tin, c. 1870-1900. The colors are vibrant and the artwork is exceptional! Main photo of retablo.
O-6: Mexican vintage devotional art, a retablo of Saint Joseph with the child Jesus painted on tin, c. 1870-1900.

 

Mexican vintage tin-work art and silver art, a mirror, framed with beautifully stamped silver, Mexico, c. 1950's. Main photo of the mirror with the stamped silver frame. Mexican vintage tin-work art and silver art, a mirror, framed with beautifully stamped silver, Mexico, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the stamped silver at the top of the mirror.
AO-5: Mexican vintage tin-work art and silver art, a mirror, framed with beautifully stamped silver, Mexico, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage tin art (tinwork-art), a wonderful mirror from Oaxaca with beautiful floral decorations and fine stamping, c. 1950. Main photo of the mirror. Mexican vintage tin art (tinwork-art), a wonderful mirror from Oaxaca with beautiful floral decorations and fine stamping, c. 1950. Closeup photo showing the floral decorations.
DD-20: Mexican vintage tin art (tinwork-art), a wonderful mirror from Oaxaca with beautiful floral decorations and fine stamping, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarving, a wonderful carved wooden bull, attributed to the great Manuel Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Mexican folk art, carved wooden bull by the famous Manuel Jimenez.
AU-3: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarving, a wonderful carved wooden bull, attributed to the great Manuel Jimenez, Oaxaca, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished pottery charger with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the burnished pottery charger from Tonala.
AY-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished pottery charger with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery baking dish, decorated with wonderful birds and flora, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Lovely black birds decorate the inside of the dish, and each of the four sides. Main photo of the dish.
AW-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery baking dish, decorated with wonderful birds and flora, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful and rare, "starry-night" blackware pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful and rare, "starry-night" blackware pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo of the lovely bird on the back of the pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful and rare, "starry-night" blackware pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo of the other bird on the front of the pitcher.
AS-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful and rare, "starry-night" blackware pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo rectangular dish with beautiful and very intricate artwork, signed Jose Barnabe, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1960's.  Main photo of the Jose Barnabe dish.
AQ-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo rectangular dish with beautiful and very intricate artwork, signed Jose Barnabe, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely black-ware plate with a beautiful bird (a quetzal?) and fantastic flowers, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of plate.
AK-14: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely black-ware plate with a beautiful bird (a quetzal?) and fantastic flowers, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely black-ware plate with a beautiful bird (a quetzal?) and fantastic flowers, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.  Main photo of the Tlaquepaque plate.
AK-16: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely black-ware plate with a beautiful bird (a quetzal?) and fantastic flowers, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely plate with a very unique octagonal shape and a fine pale-green background. Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main image of the front of the Tlaquepaque or Tonala plate.
AG-15: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely plate with a very unique octagonal shape and a fine pale-green background. Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished charger with very intricate, hand-painted decorations, Tonala, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the Tonala burnished charger.
AF-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely burnished charger with very intricate, hand-painted decorations, Tonala, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of very beautiful hectagonal earthen-ware plates with very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
XX-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of very beautiful hectagonal earthen-ware plates with very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a hexagonal, blue-background plate with lovely artwork and a whimsical rural scene, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. The plate has the stamp of the famous Arias Shop of Tlaquepaque on the back. Main photo of the Mexican Tlaquepaque pottery plate.
QQ-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a hexagonal, blue-background plate with lovely artwork and a whimsical rural scene, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia rectangular baking dish with wonderful butterflies, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Main photo.
PP-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia rectangular baking dish with wonderful butterflies, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage, complete Tehuana costume including the skirt, blouse or embroidered huipil, and decorative head piece, Tehuantepec, Mexico, c. 1950's. Main photo of the vintage Mexican Tejuana costume.
AM-16: Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage, complete Tehuana costume including the skirt, blouse or embroidered huipil, and decorative head piece, Tehuantepec, Mexico, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a spectacular Saltillo sarape with bands of tela deshilada (threads are removed and lovely flowers are then created with the remaining threads), c. 1920-40. This is an extremely rare and beautiful Mexican textile.  Main photo of the Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a spectacular Saltillo sarape with bands of tela deshilada (threads are removed and lovely flowers are then created with the remaining threads), c. 1920-40. This is an extremely rare and beautiful Mexican textile.  Photo of the center medallion of the sarape.
II-11: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a spectacular Saltillo sarape with bands of tela deshilada ("pulled threads": threads are removed and lovely flowers are then crocheted with the remaining threads within certain bands of the sarape), c. 1920-40.

 

New Mexican vintage textile, a finely woven rug from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930. This is from a very famous weaver, active from 1910-40, whose signature was the hummingbird in the center of this textile. Main photo.
T-8: New Mexican vintage textile, a finely woven rug from the weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930. This is from a very famous weaver, active from 1910-40, whose signature was the hummingbird in the center of this textile.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving, a marquetry box with beautiful inlaid wood designs from Oaxaca, c. 1890. Main photo. Mexican vintage wood-carving, a marquetry box with beautiful inlaid wood designs from Oaxaca, c. 1890. Photo of the top of the box.
Z-3: Mexican vintage wood-carving, a marquetry box with beautiful inlaid wood designs from Oaxaca, c. 1890.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a very lovely silver milagro depicting the Sacred Heart of Jesus or Mary, surrounded by lovely angels and a cherub, c. 1940's. Main photo of the silver milagro.
AR-7: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a very lovely silver milagro depicting the Sacred Heart of Jesus or Mary, surrounded by lovely angels and a cherub, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of silver earrings, each with two cabochons of lovely amethyst, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of Taxco silver earrings.
AG-11: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a pair of silver earrings, each with two cabochons of lovely amethyst, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful silver necklace and bracelet set, Taxco, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the Taxco silver jewelry set. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful silver necklace and bracelet set, Taxco, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the front part of the Taxco silver necklace.
AQ-4: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful silver necklace and bracelet set, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a lovely cuff-style bracelet in the shape of a graceful fern, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver bracelet. Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a lovely cuff-style bracelet in the shape of a graceful fern, Taxco, c. 1940's. Another side of the Taxco silver bracelet.
HH-13: Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a lovely cuff-style bracelet in the shape of a graceful fern, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage jewelry, silver earrings from Los Castillo of Taxco, c. 1940's. Los Castillo earrings, closeup.
B-10: Mexican vintage Taxco silver jewelry: earrings, marked Los Castillo, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles, and huipiles or blouses, a fantastic hand-woven skirt with beautiful embroidery in the traditional style of the state of Guerrero. The material for the skirt is woven on a back-strap loom, and the skirt is then hand-embroidered with beautiful designs of animals and flora. Main photo of the Guerrero wrap-around skirt. Mexican vintage textiles, and huipiles or blouses, a fantastic hand-woven skirt with beautiful embroidery in the traditional style of the state of Guerrero. The material for the skirt is woven on a back-strap loom, and the skirt is then hand-embroidered with beautiful designs of animals and flora. Closeup photo of birds and animals embroidered on the Guerrero skirt.
AP-3: Mexican vintage textiles, and huipiles or blouses, a fantastic hand-woven skirt with beautiful embroidery in the traditional style of the state of Guerrero.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes (serapes), and New Mexican vintage textiles and weavings, a very beautiful Chimayo textile, woven of very fine wool, and with wonderful colors and patterns, Chimayo, Northern New Mexico, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Chimayo weaving.
AO-1: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes (serapes), and New Mexican vintage textiles and weavings, a very beautiful Chimayo textile, woven of very fine wool, and with wonderful colors and patterns, Chimayo, Northern New Mexico, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a very lovely huipil from the village of Musco, Oaxaca, c. 1980. The huipil is made of hand-woven cotton, with intricate brockade or embroidery. Main photo of the Mexican vintage blouse or huipil. Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a very lovely huipil from the village of Musco, Oaxaca, c. 1980. The huipil is made of hand-woven cotton, with intricate brockade or embroidery. Closeup photo of the embroidery work on the Musco, Oaxaca, blouse or huipil.
AM-12: Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a very lovely Amusgo huipil, from the state of Guerrero, c. 1980.

 

Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage huipil of hand-woven cotton fabric with wool embroidery depicting the center of the Mayan universe, Santa Magdalena, Chiapas, c. 1950's. Main photo of the vintage Mexican blouse or huipil.Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage huipil of hand-woven cotton fabric with wool embroidery depicting the center of the Mayan universe, Santa Magdalena, Chiapas, c. 1950's. A closeup photo of the fine wollen embroidery on the vintage Mexican blouse or huipil.
AM-14: Mexican vintage clothing, and Mexican vintage textiles and huipiles, a vintage huipil of hand-woven cotton fabric with wool embroidery depicting the center of the Mayan universe, Santa Magdalena, Chiapas, c. 1950's.

 

Guatemalan vintage clothing, and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil of hand-woven cotton with intricate and colorful designs and decoration, San Juan Zacatepequez, Guatemala, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the vintage Guatemalan blouse or huipil.Guatemalan vintage clothing, and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil of hand-woven cotton with intricate and colorful designs and decoration, San Juan Zacatepequez, Guatemala, c. 1950's.  Closeup photo of the front of the vintage Guatemalan blouse or huipil, showing the cluster of coins decorating the front.
AM-15: Guatemalan vintage clothing, and Guatemalan vintage textiles and huipiles, a lovely huipil of hand-woven cotton with intricate and colorful designs and decoration, San Juan Zacatepequez, Guatemala, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a wonderful textile with a pictorial center medallion, Texcoco, c. 1940's. Main photo.
AF-10: Mexican vintage textiles and serapes, a wonderful textile with a pictorial center medallion, Texcoco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), an incredible pictorial Saltillo serape (sarape) with lovely birds and flowers in the center medallion, c. 1940's. Main photo of the pictorial Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), an incredible pictorial Saltillo serape (sarape) with lovely birds and flowers in the center medallion, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the center medallion.
AF-11: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), an incredible pictorial Saltillo serape (sarape) with lovely birds and flowers in the center medallion, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape, English spelling) with bright colors and a wonderful center diamond, c. 1930's. Main photo. Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape, English spelling) with bright colors and a wonderful center diamond, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the center medallion of the Saltillo serape (sarape).
TT-12: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a beautiful Saltillo sarape (serape, English spelling) with bright colors and a wonderful center diamond, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintaage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery "tree-of-life" with happy children and wonderful, colorful decorations, Acatlan, Puebla, attributed to the famous Heron Martinez, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Heron Martinez pottery tree-of-life.
AR-1: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery "tree-of-life" with happy children and wonderful, colorful decorations, Acatlan, Puebla, attributed to the famous Heron Martinez, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery casserole in the form of a colorful, nesting turkey, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the casserole.
AR-11: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery casserole in the form of a colorful, nesting turkey, Tonala or San Pedro Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful tree-of-life from the Mexican folk art center of Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's. Main photo of the tree-of-life. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful tree-of-life from the Mexican folk art center of Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the unique animal at the center of the base.
AQ-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a very beautiful tree-of-life from the Mexican folk art center of Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very endearing pottery rooster with wonderful hand-painted decoration, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery rooster.
AP-8: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very endearing pottery rooster with wonderful hand-painted decoration, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of wall-pockets or sconces, the famous drip-ware (losa gotiada) from Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Main photo of the sconces. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of wall-pockets or sconces, the famous drip-ware (losa gotiada) from Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one of the Oaxaca drip-ware sconces.
AO-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pair of wall-pockets or sconces, the famous drip-ware (losa gotiada) from Oaxaca, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery bus with thirteen very happy passengers, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Medrano pottery bus.Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery bus with thirteen very happy passengers, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Photo showing another side of the Medrano pottery folk art bus.
AO-4: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery bus with thirteen very happy passengers, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery tree-of-life attributed to the great Castillo family, and most probably by the famous Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Castillo family tree-of-life.
AN-1: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery tree-of-life attributed to the great Castillo family, and most probably by the famous Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery lidded-casserole, in the form of a wonderful nesting chicken, Tonala or Tlaqueqaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Tonala chicken casserole.
AN-5: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery lidded-casserole, in the form of a wonderful nesting chicken, Tonala or Tlaqueqaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a Mexican paisano and his trusty quarter-horse, leaning against a tree stump, originally meant to be an ash tray, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery figurine. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a Mexican paisano and his trusty quarter-horse, leaning against a tree stump, originally meant to be an ash tray, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the man's face on the Tlaquepaque pottery piece.
AO-8: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery figure of a Mexican paisano and his trusty quarter-horse, leaning against a tree stump, originally meant to be an ash tray, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery olla with floral relief designs and a beautiful background glaze, Michoacan, c. 1930's. Main photo of the pottery olla. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery olla with floral relief designs and a beautiful background glaze, Michoacan, c. 1930's. Photo shot from above the olla, looking down.
AK-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery olla with floral relief designs and a beautiful background glaze, Michoacan, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful bandera-ware plate or bowl, with wonderful artwork featuring two lovely bunnies, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the bandera-ware plate or bowl.
AK-15: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful bandera-ware plate or bowl, with wonderful artwork featuring two lovely bunnies, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful lidded casserole in the form of a beautiful turkey, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
AJ-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful lidded casserole in the form of a beautiful turkey, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase with lovely background glazing in two colors, and with very beautiful hand-painted scenes, attributed to the famous Jimenez family, Oaxaca, c. 1930's. Main photo of the vase.
AJ-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase with lovely background glazing in two colors, and with very beautiful hand-painted scenes, attributed to the famous Jimenez family, Oaxaca, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful black-ware pottery charger with very fine and detailed artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40.  Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery charger.
AI-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful black-ware pottery charger with very fine and detailed artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful drip-ware, oval bowl with a wonderful woman of Tehuantepec (a Tehuana) on front and back, Oaxaca, c. 1940's. Main photo.
AF-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful drip-ware, oval bowl with a wonderful woman of Tehuantepec (a Tehuana) on front and back, Oaxaca, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautifully decorated tecomate (round bowl with a small center opening), featuring wonderful and very well-painted scenes of Mexican village life, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery tecomate.
AF-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautifully decorated tecomate (round bowl with a small center opening), featuring wonderful and very well-painted scenes of Mexican village life, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of very lovely chargers, with incredibly fine artwork, from Oaxaca, c. 1930. Main photo of the Oaxaca chargers.
YY-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of very lovely chargers, with incredibly fine artwork, from Oaxaca, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware oval charger with exquisite artwork featuring a dashing Mexican charro with his sarape and water jar, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the front of the Tonala charger.
SS-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware oval charger with exquisite artwork featuring a dashing Mexican charro with his sarape and water jar, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery piece from Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1940-50's, depicting the crescent moon with devils. Main photo of the Ocumicho pottery piece.
NN-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery piece from Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1940-50's, depicting the crescent moon with devils.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a stunning wood-carving depicting Our Lady of Fatima, by the very famous Cortez family of Mexico City, c. 1940's. Main photo.
AN-3: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a stunning wood-carving depicting Our Lady of Fatima, by the very famous Cortez family of Mexico City, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics. a lovely petatillo pitcher with a handle and very fine hand-painted decoration, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the petatillo pitcher from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco.
LL-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics. a lovely petatillo pitcher with a handle and very fine hand-painted decoration, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful vintage folk art doll of a mother and child, c. 1930's. The doll is composed of cotton and gauze, with a woven rebozo (shawl) and skirt of cotton. Main photo of the Mexican folk art doll.
AQ-7: Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful vintage folk art doll of a mother and child, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of Mexican dolls made from canvass cloth and wonderfully clothed in traditional Mexican costumes, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the dolls.
XX-7: Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of Mexican dolls made from canvass cloth and wonderfully clothed in traditional Mexican costumes, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a wooden box beautifully carved with Mayan faces and designs, c. 1930-40. The top of the box bears a silver plaque with wonderful Mayan symbols or faces. Main photo.
Z-1: Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a wooden box beautifully carved with Mayan faces and designs, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage tinwork art, a lovely tinwork nicho with a very old printed image of the Santo Nino de Atocha, c. 1930's. Main photo. Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage tinwork art, a lovely tinwork nicho with a very old printed image of the Santo Nino de Atocha, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the image of the Santo Nino.
AN-8: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage tinwork art, a lovely tinwork nicho with a very old printed image of the Santo Nino de Atocha, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely wooden nicho containing a beautiful statue of Our Lady of Good Health (Nuestra Senora de la Salud), patroness of the Basilica in Patzcuaro, Michoacan. Main photo. Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely wooden nicho containing a beautiful statue of Our Lady of Good Health (Nuestra Senora de la Salud), patroness of the Basilica in Patzcuaro, Michoacan. Closeup of Our Lady, inside of the glass and wooden nicho.
AH-4: Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely wooden nicho containing a beautiful statue of Our Lady of Good Health (Nuestra Senora de la Salud), patroness of the Basilica in Patzcuaro, Michoacan. The statue probably dates from the 1950's; the wooden nicho with beautiful marquetry probably dates from the 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage tin-work art, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely retablo painted on tin, depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico, c. early 20th century.  Main photo of the retablo.
AG-8: Mexican vintage tin-work art, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely retablo painted on tin, depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico, c. early 20th century.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful oil painting of Our Lady standing on top of the world and surrounded by wonderful angels, c. 1930's. The painting is mounted in a very beautiful, hand-carved wooden frame, c. 1930's. Main photo of the painting.
ZZ-4: Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful oil painting of Our Lady standing on top of the world and surrounded by wonderful angels, c. 1930's. The painting is mounted in a very beautiful, hand-carved wooden frame, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican antique devotional art and wood-carving, a beautiful Cruz de Animas y de Muerte ("Cross of the Souls in Purgatory and the Deceased"), made of mesquite and exquisitely painted with images of Christ and of animas (souls in purgatory), probably from Queretero, c. 1875. Main photo of the cross. Mexican antique devotional art and wood-carving, a beautiful Cruz de Animas y de Muerte ("Cross of the Souls in Purgatory and the Deceased"), made of mesquite and exquisitely painted with images of Christ and of animas (souls in purgatory), probably from Queretero, c. 1875. Photo showing some of the figures on the cross. Mexican antique devotional art and wood-carving, a beautiful Cruz de Animas y de Muerte ("Cross of the Souls in Purgatory and the Deceased"), made of mesquite and exquisitely painted with images of Christ and of animas (souls in purgatory), probably from Queretero, c. 1875. Photo showing Our Lady mourning near the base of the cross. Mexican antique devotional art and wood-carving, a beautiful Cruz de Animas y de Muerte ("Cross of the Souls in Purgatory and the Deceased"), made of mesquite and exquisitely painted with images of Christ and of animas (souls in purgatory), probably from Queretero, c. 1875. Photo showing the painting of Christ on the Cross.
JJ-1: Mexican antique devotional art and wood-carving, a beautiful Cruz de Animas y de Muerte ("Cross of the Souls in Purgatory and the Deceased"), made of mesquite and exquisitely painted with images of Christ and of animas (souls in purgatory), probably from Queretero, c. 1875.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a beautiful tinwork art mirror, Oaxaca, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tin art mirror.
AJ-10: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a beautiful tinwork art mirror, Oaxaca, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a pair of very beautiful tinwork candleholders, Mexico, c. 1950's. Main photo.
AI-10: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a pair of very beautiful tinwork candleholders, Mexico, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin-art), a beautiful tinwork-art mirror, c. 1940's. The mirror has very fine tinwork-art and is very graceful in shape. Main photo of the Mexican tinwork-art (tin-art) mirror.
QQ-11: Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin-art), a beautiful tinwork-art mirror, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a magnificent and extremely large charger featuring the Mexican national symbol, an eagle with snake in mouth and two Mexican flags, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a magnificent and extremely large charger featuring the Mexican national symbol, an eagle with snake in mouth and two Mexican flags, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Closeup photo of the eagle on the front of the charger.
AD-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a magnificent and extremely large charger featuring the Mexican national symbol, an eagle with snake in mouth and two Mexican flags, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The artwork is spectacular! This treasure of Mexican fine/folk art is museum quality. The pale-green background wonderfully complements the scene. Condition is excellent. Size: 26 inches diameter.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pitcher with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pitcher with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo of the second side of the pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pitcher with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo showing the wonderful floral designs of the edge with the handle. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pitcher with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo showing the beautiful birds and flowers on the second edge of the pitcher.
AC-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pitcher with exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely pair of dangling earrings, each with ten turquoise cabachos, Taxco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo.Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely pair of dangling earrings, each with ten turquoise cabachos, Taxco, c. 1930-40's. A closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver jewelry earrings.
AE-8: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely pair of dangling earrings, each with ten turquoise cabachos, Taxco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a stunning silver bracelet with a design that resembles graceful ocean waves, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco vintage silver bracelet. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a stunning silver bracelet with a design that resembles graceful ocean waves, Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the stamp on the back side of the Taxco silver bracelet.
AC-10: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a stunning silver bracelet with a design that resembles graceful ocean waves, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a very fine pair of hoop, dangling earrings, Taxco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a very fine pair of hoop, dangling earrings, Taxco, c. 1930-40's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco silver jewelry earrings.
WW-6: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a very fine pair of hoop, dangling earrings, Taxco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely silver bracelet with a beautiful amethyst cabochon, Taxco, c. 1930-40's. Another view of the vintage Taxco silver jewelry bracelet.
UU-6: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely silver bracelet with a beautiful amethyst cabochon, Taxco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of hoop-style earrings, Taxco, c. 1940's. These beautiful earrings, for pierced ears, have lovely hoops within hoops. Main photo. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of hoop-style earrings, Taxco, c. 1940's. These beautiful earrings, for pierced ears, have lovely hoops within hoops. A photo of one of the Taxco silver earrings.
OO-7: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of hoop-style earrings, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful butterfly pin from Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver pin.
MM-13: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful butterfly pin from Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful cuff-style bracelet featuring lovely hands holding flowers, Taxco, c. 1930's. The reposse work on this cuff is spectacular and very graceful. Main photo of Taxco silver cuff bracelet. Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful cuff-style bracelet featuring lovely hands holding flowers, Taxco, c. 1930's. The reposse work on this cuff is spectacular and very graceful. Another side-view of the Taxco silver jewelry cuff bracelet.
HH-4: Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful cuff-style bracelet featuring lovely hands holding flowers, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings in the shape of leaves with an amethyst cabochon, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the pair of Taxco vintage silver earrings with an amethyst cabochon. Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings in the shape of leaves with an amethyst cabochon, Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one of the Taxco vintage silver earrings.
HH-16: Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings in the shape of leaves with an amethyst cabochon, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco silver jewelry, a wonderful necklace composed of silver balls and square pieces of black jet, signed with the mark and number of Jose Marmolejo, Taxco, c. 1960-70's. Another photo of the necklace. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco silver jewelry, a wonderful necklace composed of silver balls and square pieces of black jet, signed with the mark and number of Jose Marmolejo, Taxco, c. 1960-70's. A closeup photo, showing the beads and squares of black jet.
W-10: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco silver jewelry, a wonderful necklace composed of silver balls and square pieces of black jet, signed with the mark and number of Jose Marmolejo, Taxco, c. 1960-70's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Taxco vintage sterling silver bracelet c. 1940. The bracelet is 980 sterling with beautiful black onyx stones set with copper bezzles. Main photo of Taxco bracelet. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Taxco vintage sterling silver bracelet c. 1940. The bracelet is 980 sterling with beautiful black onyx stones set with copper bezzles. A closeup photo of the vintage Taxco silver bracelet.
P-10: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Taxco vintage sterling silver bracelet c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco mixed-metals bracelet of silver and copper, c. 1930's.
H-6: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco silver bracelet, mixed-metals (metales casados) with silver and copper, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, earrings with 20-peso coins and turquoise dangles, c. 1930. Closeup photo of Mexican coin earrings.
D-3: Mexican vintage silver earrings with 20 peso coins and turquoise dangles, c. 1930.

 

New Mexican vintage textiles, a finely woven woolen textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, with a rare mustard-colored background, c. 1940's. Main photo.
AG-4: New Mexican vintage textiles, a finely woven woolen textile from Chimayo, New Mexico, with a rare mustard-colored background, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes, in Spanish), a very lovely Mayo weaving of fine wool in natural colors and indigo-blue dyed wool, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Mayo textile or serape.
AC-5: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes, in Spanish), a very lovely Mayo weaving of fine wool in natural colors and indigo-blue dyed wool, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Saltillo serape (sarape), finely wovern, with silk in the center medallion and a very warm pumkin-colored background, c. 1940's.  Main photo.
YY-12: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo serapes (sarapes), a beautiful Saltillo serape (sarape), finely wovern, with silk in the center medallion and a very warm, pumkin-colored background, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a black background, c. 1930's. The sarape has a beautiful center medallion with silk, and the fringe is intact at both ends. Main photo of the saltillo.
GG-3: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a black background, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery figure of a seated man, with wonderful hand-painted decorations, Amalyatepec, Guerrero, c. 1970. Main photo.
AL-5: Mexican folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery figure of a seated man, with wonderful hand-painted decorations, Amalyatepec, Guerrero, c. 1970.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of three hexagonal plates, decorated with lovely birds (quetzales, perhaps), Tonala or Talquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the three plates.
AK-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of three hexagonal plates, decorated with lovely birds (quetzales, perhaps), Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of bandera-ware plates with graceful birds, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
AJ-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of bandera-ware plates with graceful birds, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful tree-of-life candle-holder, decorated with an angel and a lovely Nativity scene, Metepec, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AJ-5: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful tree-of-life candle-holder, decorated with an angel and a lovely Nativity scene, Metepec, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage woodcarving, and Mexican vintage folk art, a carved and lacquered wooden keepsake box with lovely painted scenes on every side and on the top, signed Corona from Mexico, c. 1940's. Main photo of the box. Mexican vintage woodcarving, and Mexican vintage folk art, a carved and lacquered wooden keepsake box with lovely painted scenes on every side and on the top, signed Corona from Mexico, c. 1940's. Photo showing the artwork on one side of the box, a scene of Mexican village life.
AI-5: Mexican vintage woodcarving, and Mexican vintage folk art, a carved and lacquered wooden keepsake box with lovely painted scenes on three sides and on the top, signed Corona from Mexico, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tree-of-life, decorated with lovely birds and flowers in gentle muted colors, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the pottery tree-of-life.
AI-4: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tree-of-life, decorated with lovely birds and flowers in gentle muted colors, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery sculpture depicting three steers with hats and birds on their heads, attributed to the great Heron Martinez, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo.
AH-1: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery sculpture depicting three steers with hats and birds on their heads, attributed to the great Heron Martinez, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk art, a straw-art picture of a Mexican paisano, wearing a wonderfully detailed sarape and a great sombrero, on his trusty mount, Mexico, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Mexican paisano on his burro. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk art, a straw-art picture of a Mexican paisano, wearing a wonderfully detailed sarape and a great sombrero, on his trusty mount, Mexico, c. 1950's. A closer view of the picture.
AI-8: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk art, a straw-art picture of a Mexican paisano, wearing a wonderfully detailed sarape and a great sombrero, on his trusty mount, Mexico, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very colorful pottery sculpture depicting two oxen pulling a wonderful cart, Metepec, c. 1950's. Main photo.
AH-2: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very colorful pottery sculpture depicting two oxen pulling a wonderful cart, Metepec, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, one of a pair of giant, beautiful burnished vases, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. One vase has a unique salmon-colored background and fantastic exotic bird. The second vase has a lovely blue background, and exotic bird, and wonderful floral designs.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, one of a pair of giant, beautiful burnished vases, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. One vase has a unique salmon-colored background and fantastic exotic bird. The second vase has a lovely blue background, and exotic bird, and wonderful floral designs.
AH-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of giant, beautiful burnished vases, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful, large burnished charger with wonderful imaginative artwork featuring an exotic bird with outstretched wings, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tonala burnished charger.
AG-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful, large burnished charger with wonderful imaginative artwork featuring an exotic bird with outstretched wings, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely tree-of-life with beautiful colors and a wonderful patina, attributed to the great Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tree-of-life. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely tree-of-life with beautiful colors and a wonderful patina, attributed to the great Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of the lovely bird at the base of the tree.
AG-14: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely tree-of-life with beautiful colors and a wonderful patina, attributed to the great Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful carousel with happy children and gleeful animals, attributed to the famous Castillo family, and very possibly by Heriberto Castillo (father of the very famous Alfonso Castillo), Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950-60. Another side-view of the carousel.
AF-2: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful carousel with happy children and gleeful animals, attributed to the famous Castillo family, and very possibly by Heriberto Castillo (brother of the very famous Alfonso Castillo), Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950-60.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful oval platter with a lovely green background and excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque oval charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful oval platter with a lovely green background and excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of a Mexican campesino and his pack-burros.
AE-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful oval platter with a lovely green background and excellent artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful picture composed of thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), Mexico, c. 1940's. Main photo of the woman at the well. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful picture composed of thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), Mexico, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the woman.
AG-10: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful picture composed of thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), Mexico, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of pottery statues, a man and woman, from Guerrero, c. 1970's. Main photo.
AD-2: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of pottery statues, a man and woman, from Guerrero, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life candleholder with very beautiful decorations, attributed to the famous Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1960's. Main photo.
AD-3: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life candleholder with very beautiful decorations, attributed to the famous Heriberto Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarving, a beautifully carved, laquer-ware box with incredible artwork, Uruapan, Michoacan, c. 1930's. Main photo of box. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarving, a beautifully carved, laquer-ware box with incredible artwork, Uruapan, Michoacan, c. 1930's. Photo showing the top of the box.
AD-4: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage woodcarving, a beautifully carved, laquer-ware box with incredible artwork, Uruapan, Michoacan, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful piggy-bank with exquisite artwork and a petatillo background (a very fine hatch-work pattern, resembling a Mexican straw-woven mat or petate, in Spanish), Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 2004. Main photo of the piggy-bank. Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful piggy-bank with exquisite artwork and a petatillo background (a very fine hatch-work pattern, resembling a Mexican straw-woven mat or petate, in Spanish), Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 2004. Another view of the pig.
AB-6: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful piggy-bank with exquisite artwork and a petatillo background (a very fine hatch-work pattern, resembling a Mexican straw-woven mat or petate, in Spanish), Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 2004. The artist is Santos Lucano, who died in 2007.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful bull-ring, complete with matador, fierce bull, and cheering fans, signed JJRM (Juan Jose Ramos Medrano, the grandson of the famous folk-artist, Candelario Medrano of Santa Cruz de Las Huertas, Jalisco), c. 1980. Main photo of the bull-ring. Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful bull-ring, complete with matador, fierce bull, and cheering fans, signed JJRM (Juan Jose Ramos Medrano, the grandson of the famous folk-artist, Candelario Medrano of Santa Cruz de Las Huertas, Jalisco), c. 1980. Closeup photo of the matador and the fierce bull.
YY-2: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful bull-ring, complete with matador, fierce bull, and cheering fans, signed JJRM (Juan Jose Ramos Medrano, the grandson of the famous folk-artist, Candelario Medrano of Santa Cruz de Las Huertas, Jalisco), c. 1980.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning, pottery bird from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery bird.
VV-5: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning, pottery bird from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a bright blue car or taxi, filled with happy passengers, attributed to the great folk-artist, Candelario Medrano of Jalisco, c. 1960's. Main photo of the Medrano car.
RR-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a bright blue car or taxi, filled with happy passengers, attributed to the great folk-artist, Candelario Medrano of Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished charger with fantastic artwork, featuring a lovely bird with outstetched wings and wonderful floral designs, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the charger.
AD-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished charger with fantastic artwork, featuring a lovely bird with outstetched wings and wonderful floral designs, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a blue background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a blue background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the rural scene on the front of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery charger.
UU-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a blue background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a rectangular Fantasia dish with wonderful deer, from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a rectangular Fantasia dish with wonderful deer, from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. A closeup photo.
O-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a rectangular Fantasia dish with wonderful deer, from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely and very elegant sterling silver necklace, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver necklace. Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely and very elegant sterling silver necklace, Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the Taxco silver necklace.
AJ-15: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely and very elegant sterling silver necklace, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of straw-art pictures, each composed of hundreds of minute pieces of dyed straw, and depicting two Mexican campesinos with their loyal burros, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of straw-art pictures, each composed of hundreds of minute pieces of dyed straw, and depicting two Mexican campesinos with their loyal burros, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one of the straw-art (popote art) pictures. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of straw-art pictures, each composed of hundreds of minute pieces of dyed straw, and depicting two Mexican campesinos with their loyal burros, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the second popote art picture.
XX-8: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of straw-art pictures, each composed of hundreds of minute pieces of dyed straw, and depicting two Mexican campesinos with their loyal burros, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican antique wood-carving, a pair of wooden candleholders, c. early to mid-19th century, and possibly from the colonial period.  Main photo.
NN-6: Mexican antique wood-carving and vintage Mexican folk art, a pair of wooden candleholders, c. early to mid-19th century, and possibly from the colonial period.

 

Native American Indian basket, a fantastic basketry hat by the famed contemporary basket-weaver, Abe Sanchez, from California, c. 1990. Main photo of the hat. Native American Indian basket, a fantastic basketry hat by the famed contemporary basket-weaver, Abe Sanchez, from California, c. 1990. Closeup photo.
VV-10: Native American Indian basket, a fantastic basketry hat by the famed contemporary basket-weaver, Abe Sanchez, from California, c. 1990.

 

Native American Indian antique basket, a finely woven Northwest Coast basket, woven around a Pond's Cold Cream Jar and lid, Nootka or Makah Indians, c. 1920's. Main photo of the Nootka or Makah Indian Basket. Native American Indian antique basket, a finely woven Northwest Coast basket, woven around a Pond's Cold Cream Jar and lid, Nootka or Makah Indians, c. 1920's. Photo showing the inside of the Pond's Cold Cream jar and lid, around which the Northwest Coast Indian basket is woven.
PP-12: Native American Indian antique basket, a finely woven Northwest Coast basket, woven around a Pond's Cold Cream Jar and lid, Nootka or Makah Indians, c. 1920's.

 

Native American basket, Yokuts c. 1920 Yokuts basket, inside view
Item A-1: Native American Indian basket, Yokuts, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian antique folk art, a carved, bone totem pole from Alaska, c. 1920-30's. The figure of the Raven with outstretched wings (the mythical hero of the Tlingit) hovers at the top of the pole, sheltering the three children of the sun. Main photo of the totem pole.
JJ-12: Native American Indian antique folk art, a carved, bone totem pole from Alaska, c. 1920-30's. The figure of the Raven with outstretched wings (the mythical hero of the Tlingit) hovers at the top of the pole, sheltering the three children of the sun.

 

Native American Indian vintage pottery and folk-art, a wonderful pair of pottery owls from the pueblo of Cochiti in New Mexico, c. 1940-50's. The owls are signed on the bottom by the famous Cochiti potter, Lorencita Herrera.  Main photo of the two Cochiti pottery owls. Native American Indian vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful pair of pottery owls from the pueblo of Cochiti in New Mexico, c. 1940-50's. The owls are signed on the bottom by the famous Cochiti potter, Lorencita Herrera. Photo of the backs of the two Indian pottery owls.
QQ-5: Native American Indian vintage pottery and folk-art, a wonderful pair of pottery owls from the pueblo of Cochiti in New Mexico, c. 1940-50's. The owls are signed on the bottom by the famous Cochiti potter, Lorencita Herrera.

 

Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver earrings with turquoise stones, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Navajo silver earrings. Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver earrings with turquoise stones, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one Navajo silver earring.
AD-9: Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver earrings with turquoise stones, c. 1940's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Zuni silver earrings with beautiful corral, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Zuni silver earrings. Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Zuni silver earrings with beautiful corral, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of one Zuni silver earring.
VV-12: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, and Zuni vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Zuni silver earrings with beautiful corral, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian antique pottery, a beautiful Santa Clara/San Juan Pueblo black pot with a bear-claw design near the top, c. 1890's. Main photo.
NN-2: Native American Indian antique pottery, a beautiful Santa Clara/San Juan Pueblo black pot with a bear-claw design near the top, c. 1890's.

 

Native American Indian antique textiles, and antique Navajo rugs, a beautiful Navajo rug, in the Ganado style, c. 1930's. Main photo of the fine Navajo rug or weaving.
AE-2: Native American Indian antique textiles, and antique Navajo rugs, a beautiful Navajo rug, in the Ganado style, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful relicuario (silver frame containing one or more images of Christ, Mary, or another saint), with a stunning image of Our Lady, created using wonderful feathers ("feather art"), Michoacan, c. 1980's.  Closeup photo of Our Lady's face.
AG-16: Mexican vintage devotional art, a beautiful relicuario (silver frame containing one or more images of Christ, Mary, or another saint), with a stunning image of Our Lady, created using wonderful feathers ("feather art"), Michoacan, c. 1980's.

 

Mexican or Guatemalan antique devotional art, a beautiful statue depicting Our Lady or another woman saint, c. 1890-1910, Mexico or Guatemala. Main photo. Mexican or Guatemalan antique devotional art, a beautiful statue depicting Our Lady or another woman saint, c. 1890-1910, Mexico or Guatemala. Closeup photo of the figure's face.
AD-10: Mexican or Guatemalan antique devotional art, a beautiful statue depicting Our Lady or another woman saint, c. 1890-1910, Mexico or Guatemala.

 

Native American Indian vintage textiles, a Navajo Crystal rug with striking crosses, c. 1920-30's. The design of the weaving is powerful, and the colors are vibrant and bold. Main photo of rug.
AD-8: Native American Indian vintage textiles, a Navajo Crystal rug with striking crosses, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican glassware, and Mexican devotional art, a very unique clear bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe, c. 1940's. These bottles were used to bring Holy Water home from church. Main photo. Mexican glassware, and Mexican devotional art, a very unique clear bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe, c. 1940's. These bottles were used to bring Holy Water home from church. Closeup photo of Our Lady's face.
YY-4: Mexican glassware, and Mexican devotional art, a very unique clear bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin art), and Mexican vintage devotional art and retablos, a very fine painting on tin of the Santo Nino de Atocha, mounted in an early and very fine tinwork-art nicho, c. 1910-20's. Main photo of the tin nicho and retablo. Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin art), and Mexican vintage devotional art and retablos, a very fine painting on tin of the Santo Nino de Atocha, mounted in an early and very fine tinwork-art nicho, c. 1910-20's. Closeup photo of the Santo Nino on the retablo.
WW-9: Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin art), and Mexican vintage devotional art and retablos, a very fine painting on tin of the Santo Nino de Atocha, mounted in an early and very fine tinwork-art nicho, c. 1910-20's. The nicho is very finely made, with good stamping and a reverse-decorated glass border, and the tin retablo is beautifully painted. The original image of Nuestra Senora de Atocha, holding the Santo Nino, was brought from Spain to the church in Fresnillo, Zacatecas, soon after the Conquest of Mexico by the Spanish (1519-21). The legend holds that, in the quiet of night, the Santo Nino would leave his Mother and the church, and would bring food and drink to the weary miners toiling in the silver mines in Zacatecas. A very strong devotion to the Nino developed, a devotion which made its way to Texas and New Mexico via trade caravans on the Camino Real, which passed through Fresnillo. The Santo Nino is pictured seated, with a Spanish-style hat and dress, and holds a basket with food and a pole with a gourd for water.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a pot-metal Virgen of Guadalup, c. 1930's. The Virgen is extremely beautiful. This is an incredible piece of Mexican fine/folk art and devotional art. Main photo.
R-4: Mexican vintage devotional art, a pot-metal Virgen of Guadalupe, c. 1930's. The Virgen is extremely beautiful.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a carved wooden figure of the crucified Christ in a tinwork and glass nicho, c. 1920. The wood carving is covered with gezzo and very beautifully painted. Main photo of the retablo.
P-9: Mexican vintage devotional art, a carved wooden figure of the crucified Christ in a tinwork and glass nicho, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian antique and vintage textiles and Navajo rugs, a very beautiful Navajo pictorial rug with lovely vallejo stars, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the Navajo rug.
VV-4: Native American Indian antique and vintage textiles and Navajo rugs, a very beautiful Navajo pictorial rug with lovely vallejo stars, c. 1920-30's.


Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a wonderful Saltillo sarape with a fine center diamond, c. 1920. The center diamond and the decorative side-bars contain very fine silk. Main photo of sarape.
DD-2: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a wonderful Saltillo sarape with a fine center diamond, c. 1920. The center diamond and the decorative side-bars contain very fine silk.

 

Mexican vintage sarape and textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1930's. Beautiful turquoise field. Very finely woven of wool and with a dynamite center diamond and end-bars of silk. Main photo.
R-6: Mexican vintage sarape and textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1930's. Beautiful turquoise field. Very finely woven of wool and with a dynamite center diamond and end-bars of silk.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a holy-water bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe, beautifully decorated and with vibrant colors, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
AF-8: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a holy-water bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe, beautifully decorated and with vibrant colors, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of three square bandera-ware bowls with very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the bowls.
AE-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of three square bandera-ware bowls with very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia plate decorated with two lovely peacocks, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
AD-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia plate decorated with two lovely peacocks, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase with pre-Columbian designs (e.g., Mitla, Oaxaca), signed on the bottom with the stamp of the famous Ladislao Ortega, Tonala, 1950's.  Main photo.
AD-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase with pre-Columbian designs (e.g., Mitla, Oaxaca), signed on the bottom with the stamp of the famous Ladislao Ortega, Tonala, 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very whimsical, pottery merry-go-round with eight happy riders mounted on bulls, a giraffe, and horses, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950-60's. Main photo. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very whimsical, pottery merry-go-round with eight happy riders mounted on bulls, a giraffe, and horses, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950-60's. Closeup photo of the riders.
AD-7: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very whimsical, pottery merry-go-round with eight happy riders mounted on bulls, a giraffe, and horses, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950-60's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life with exquisite painted decorations and beautiful colors, attributed to the famous Heriberto Castillo of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AD-15: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life with exquisite painted decorations and beautiful colors, attributed to the famous Heriberto Castillo of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful tree-of-life very possibly by the famous artist, Aurelio Flores or a member of his family, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AD-17: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful tree-of-life very possibly by the famous artist, Aurelio Flores or a member of his family, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a bandera-ware rectangular baking dish, with beautiful artwork, c. 1930's. The dish features a graceful bird amidst lovely foliage and flowers. Main photo of the bandera-ware dish.
AC-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a bandera-ware rectangular baking dish, with beautiful artwork, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of four Tlaquepaque plates, all with beautiful pale-green backgrounds and exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo showing all four green Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery plates.
AC-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of four Tlaquepaque plates, all with beautiful pale-green backgrounds and exquisite artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life from Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, attributed to Heriberto Castillo, father of the late, famous artist, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1960. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AB-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life from Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, attributed to Heriberto Castillo, father of the late, famous artist, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an oval platter with a pale-green background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.  Main photo of the front of the platter.
AB-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an oval platter with a pale-green background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished charger with excellent artwork, featuring a lovely bird with outstretched wings, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the burnished Tonala charger.
ZZ-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished charger with excellent artwork, featuring a lovely bird with outstretched wings, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Tonala or Tlaquepaque lidded bowl with handles, probably meant as a tortilla warmer, with fantastic artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the lidded bowl.
YY-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Tonala or Tlaquepaque lidded bowl with handles, probably meant as a tortilla warmer, with fantastic artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger, decorated with a magnificant bird and wonderful floral designs, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
XX-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger, decorated with a magnificant bird and wonderful floral designs, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful Tonala burnished pottery bowl with excellent artwork, signed on the bottom by the famous Tonala artist, Amado Galvan, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Galvan dish. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful Tonala burnished pottery bowl with excellent artwork, signed on the bottom by the famous Tonala artist, Amado Galvan, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's. A side-view of the Galvan dish.
XX-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful Tonala burnished pottery bowl with excellent artwork, signed on the bottom by the famous Tonala artist, Amado Galvan, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful lidded casserole in the shape of a nesting hen, with a very fine pale-green background, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the nesting hen casserole.
VV-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful lidded casserole in the shape of a nesting hen, with a very fine pale-green background, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a fantastic tree-of-life featuring a whimsical and very dear bunny, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo.
UU-14: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a fantastic tree-of-life featuring a whimsical and very dear bunny, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful tree-of-life featuring a lovely little bird, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950-60's. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
UU-16: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful tree-of-life featuring a lovely little bird, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950-60's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful, whimsical mermaid, signed by the famous folk-artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960. Main photo of the Medrano pottery mermaid.
UU-9: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful, whimsical mermaid, signed by the famous folk-artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful pottery, lidded keep-sake box with very fine artwork on the top and sides, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful pottery, lidded keep-sake box with very fine artwork on the top and sides, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Photo of the lid of the box with a graceful bird.
UU-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful pottery, lidded keep-sake box with very fine artwork on the top and sides, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pair of candleholders, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery candle-holders. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pair of candleholders, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the scene on one of the candleholders. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pair of candleholders, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the second Tlaquepaque candleholder.
UU-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pair of candleholders, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful fantasia-ware bowl with incredibly fine art-work, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The bowl is decorated with graceful birds in flight; it is extremely fanciful and unique! Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery fantasia bowl.
SS-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful fantasia-ware bowl with incredibly fine art-work, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful 2-story apartment building with people playing and socializing, attributed to the late, great Candelario Medrano, Jalisco, c. 1960's. Main photo of the Medrano apartment.
RR-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful 2-story apartment building with people playing and socializing, attributed to the late, great Candelario Medrano, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful Talavera plate with exquisite artwork, Puebla, c. 1950's. The artwork features a beautiful bird amidst plants and flowers. Main photo of the Talavera plate from Puebla.
RR-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful Talavera plate with exquisite artwork, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful rectangular, black-ware dish with very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque Mexican pottery dish.
RR-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful rectangular, black-ware dish with very fine artwork, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware bowl with a tri-pod base, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The bowl has a very graceful and beautiful form, and the artwork on the bowl is very sharp and intricate. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware bowl with a tri-pod base, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The bowl has a very graceful and beautiful form, and the artwork on the bowl is very sharp and intricate. Side-view of the Tlaquepaque pottery bowl.
OO-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a black-ware bowl with a tri-pod base, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk-art, a lovely pottery figurine depicting a lovely woman with a basketl, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The woman's face is incredibly beautiful. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery maiden.
OO-14: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk-art, a lovely pottery figurine depicting a lovely woman with a basketl, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo plate with graceful doves, attributed to the great potter and folk artist Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the front of the Balbino Lucano petatillo plate.
LL-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo plate with graceful doves, attributed to the great potter and folk artist Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo bowl with two handles and scenes of a donkey and graceful herons, attributed to Balbino Lucano late in his life, Tonala, c. 1940. Main photo of bowl. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo bowl with two handles and scenes of a donkey and graceful herons, attributed to Balbino Lucano late in his life, Tonala, c. 1940. Photo of second side of bowl.
FF-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo bowl with two handles and scenes of a donkey and graceful herons, attributed to Balbino Lucano late in his life, Tonala, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Talavera vase from Puebla, c. 1940. Beautiful blue designs of the double-headed Hapsburg eagle, a wonderful plant with a flower, and a beautiful pomegranate (granada). Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Talavera vase from Puebla, c. 1940. Beautiful blue designs of the double-headed Hapsburg eagle, a wonderful plant with a flower, and a beautiful pomegranate (granada). Another side of vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Talavera vase from Puebla, c. 1940. Beautiful blue designs of the double-headed Hapsburg eagle, a wonderful plant with a flower, and a beautiful pomegranate (granada). Another side of vase showing a plant with a flower.
Z-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Talavera vase from Puebla, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely talavera vase from Puebla, c. 1930's. Wonderfully formed and painted, and fired multiple times, this is an outstanding piece of talavera. Main photo of talavera vase.
V-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely talavera vase from Puebla, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican devotional art, a wooden cross with very fine floral decoration, c. 1920's. The cross stands on a rectangular wooden base. There are two empty nail holes on the arms, a symbol of the Resurrection. Main photo showing the entire front of the cross.
II-4: Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican devotional art, a wooden cross with very fine floral decoration, c. 1920's.

 

Peruvian antique devotional art and tinwork-art, a very lovely retablo of Our Lady of the Candle, one of the most famous and venerated images of Our Lady in Peru, c. 18th century. Main photo of front of the retablo.
GG-16: Peruvian antique devotional art and tinwork-art, a very lovely retablo of Our Lady of the Candle, one of the most famous and venerated images of Our Lady in Peru, c. 18th century.

 

Peruvian antique devotional art and tinwork-art, a beautiful retablo painted on tin of Our Lady of the Cave, c. 19th century. This is a highly beautiful depiction of Our Lady. Main photo of the retablo of Our Lady of the Cave.
GG-17: Peruvian antique devotional art and tinwork-art, a beautiful retablo painted on tin of Our Lady of the Cave, c. 19th century.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin-art), a wonderful tin-art candle holder, with beautiful form and stamping, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tin-art candleholder.
YY-13: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin-art), a wonderful tin-art candle holder, with beautiful form and stamping, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very whimsical, pottery merry-go-round with eight happy riders mounted on bulls, a giraffe, and horses, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950-60's. Main photo. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very whimsical, pottery merry-go-round with eight happy riders mounted on bulls, a giraffe, and horses, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950-60's. Closeup photo of the riders.
AD-7: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and very whimsical, pottery merry-go-round with eight happy riders mounted on bulls, a giraffe, and horses, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950-60's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life with exquisite painted decorations and beautiful colors, attributed to the famous Heriberto Castillo of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AD-15: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a tree-of-life with exquisite painted decorations and beautiful colors, attributed to the famous Heriberto Castillo of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful tree-of-life very possibly by the famous artist, Aurelio Flores or a member of his family, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's.  Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AD-17: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very colorful tree-of-life very possibly by the famous artist, Aurelio Flores or a member of his family, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tree-of-life, attributed to Heriberto Castillo, father of the famous artist, Alfonso Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
AC-4: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery tree-of-life, attributed to Heriberto Castillo, father of the famous artist, Alfonso Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian vintage jewelry, and Navajo gold jewelry, a beautiful a 14 karat gold ring with a fantastic sugalite stone, by the famous Navajo artist, Harvey Begay, c. 1980's. Main photo of the Navajo gold and sugalite ring. Native American Indian vintage jewelry, and Navajo gold jewelry, a beautiful a 14 karat gold ring with a fantastic sugalite stone, by the famous Navajo artist, Harvey Begay, c. 1980's. Photo of the back of the ring, showing the 14 karat gold band and back.
WW-11: Native American Indian vintage jewelry, and Navajo gold jewelry, a beautiful a 14 karat gold ring with a fantastic sugalite stone, by the famous Navajo artist, Harvey Begay, c. 1980's.

 

Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of Zuni dangling earrings of fine silver and with inlays of wonderful turquoise, Zuni Pueblo, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Indian silver jewelry earrings. Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of Zuni dangling earrings of fine silver and with inlays of wonderful turquoise, Zuni Pueblo, c. 1950's. Closeup photo of one of the Zuni Indian silver jewelry earrings.
SS-11: Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of Zuni dangling earrings of fine silver and with inlays of wonderful turquoise, Zuni Pueblo, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Zuni dangling earrings with lovely petite-point turquoise, Zuni, New Mexico, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Zuni silver earrings with turquoise petite-point decorations. Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Zuni dangling earrings with lovely petite-point turquoise, Zuni, New Mexico, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of one of the Zuni silver earrings.
OO-10: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Zuni dangling earrings with lovely petite-point turquoise, Zuni, New Mexico, c. 1930's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver hoop-earrings with lovely turquiose, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Navajo silver earrings. Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver hoop-earrings with lovely turquiose, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of one Navajo silver earring.Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver hoop-earrings with lovely turquiose, c. 1940's. Another closeup photo.
NN-17: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a pair of Navajo silver hoop-earrings with lovely turquiose, c. 1940's.

 

Native American Indian silver jewelry, vintage Navajo sterling silver earrings with turquoise balls and silver dangles, c. 1940. Closeup photo of Native American Indian silver jewelry, Navajo earrings with turquoise.
H-5: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, Navajo earrings with turquoise, c. 1950's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo sterling silver bracelet with 6 beautiful turquoise stones, c. 1920. Made from ingot silver, with wonderful early stamping and file marks. This is a treasure for the collector of Native American Indian jewelry! Main photo.
P-1: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo sterling silver bracelet with 6 beautiful turquoise stones, c. 1920. Made from ingot silver, with wonderful early stamping and file marks.

 

Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo rug with incredibly beautiful design elements, probably Red Mesa, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the Navajo Red Mesa rug.
RR-4: Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo rug with incredibly beautiful design elements, probably Red Mesa, c. 1920-30's.

 

Native American Indian textiles and Navajo rugs, a Navajo fancy saddleblanket, pictorial and with wonderful fringe decorations, c. 1940's. Main photo.
LL-3: Native American Indian textiles and Navajo rugs, a Navajo fancy saddleblanket, pictorial and with wonderful fringe decorations, c. 1940's.

 

Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo double-saddleblanket, c. 1940. The Navajo blanket is visually stunning, and has lovely colors including cochineal red. Main photo.
MM-11: Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo double-saddleblanket, c. 1940. The Navajo blanket is visually stunning, and has lovely colors including cochineal red. The design is visually striking and the colors are vibrant.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an amazing pottery jumbo jet with 13 very happy passengers, signed under one wing by the famous folk artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's.  Main photo of the Medrano pottery airliner. Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an amazing pottery jumbo jet with 13 very happy passengers, signed under one wing by the famous folk artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's.  Photo showing Candelario Medrano's signature, under one wing of the airplane.
AC-6: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an amazing pottery jumbo jet with 13 very happy passengers, signed under one wing by the famous folk artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a charger with a pale-green background, and very graceful artwork featuring a lovely swan, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the charger.
AB-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a charger with a pale-green background, and very graceful artwork featuring a lovely swan, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful lidded casserole in the shape of a nesting turkey, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo.
TT-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful lidded casserole in the shape of a nesting turkey, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo water-jar and cup with beautiful artwork, Tonala or Talquepaque, Jalisco c. 1930's. Main photo.
PP-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful petatillo water-jar and cup with beautiful artwork, Tonala or Talquepaque, Jalisco c. 1930's.

 

Native American Indian antique baskets, a fantastic and very finely woven Chemehuevi olla with wonderful, simple decorative elements, Needles, California or Parker, Arizona, c. 1920. Main photo of the Indian basket.Native American Indian antique baskets, a fantastic and very finely woven Chemehuevi olla with wonderful, simple decorative elements, Needles, California or Parker, Arizona, c. 1920. Closeup photo of the hand-written code of the famous Birdie Brown collection.
WW-2: Native American Indian antique baskets, a fantastic and very finely woven Chemehuevi olla with wonderful, simple decorative elements, Needles, California or Parker, Arizona, c. 1920. The weave of this basket is an incredibly fine 13-14 stitches per inch! Near the base, the olla bears the hand-written code of the famous Birdie Brown/Livingston collection.

 

Native American Indian basket, a very finely woven polychrome olla, Chemehuevi, c. 1920's. Main photo of the Chemehuevi Indian basket.
LL-12: Native American Indian basket, a very finely woven polychrome olla, Chemehuevi, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an oval charger with a lovely pale-blue background and beautiful floral designs, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque vintage pottery charger.
AC-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an oval charger with a lovely pale-blue background and beautiful floral designs, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican antique wood-carving, a pair of wooden candleholders, c. early to mid-19th century, and possibly from the colonial period.  Main photo.
NN-6: Mexican antique wood-carving, and vintage Mexican folk art and devotional art, a pair of wooden candleholders, c. early to mid-19th century, and possibly from the colonial period.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautifully formed and decorated tree of life from Metepec, c. 1950's. Main photo.
LL-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautifully formed and decorated tree of life from Metepec, c. 1950's.

 

New Mexican tinwork-art (tin art) and folk-art, a beautifully formed and stamped tinwork mirror with a candleholder, signed Barbara Mantus Lujan, 1998. Main photo of tinwork art mirror.
HH-7: New Mexican tinwork-art (tin art) and folk-art, a beautifully formed and stamped tinwork mirror with a candleholder, signed Barbara Mantus Lujan, 1998.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of four mugs with petatillo backgrounds and wonderful artwork, attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. Main photo showing all four mugs.
II-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of four mugs with petatillo backgrounds and wonderful artwork, attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a beautiful "tree of life" with birds and flowers, attributed to the late Heriberto Castillo, father of the very famous Alfonso Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950. Main photo.
CC-4: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a beautiful "tree of life" with birds and flowers, attributed to the late Heriberto Castillo, father of the very famous Alfonso Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, an elegant pair of earrings signed by the famous artist "Matl" (Matilde Poulet) of Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the MATL earrings.
AB-4: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, an elegant pair of earrings signed by the famous artist "Matl" (Matilde Poulet) of Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a stunning pair of Taxco silver earrings with lovely black jet, Taxco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings.
XX-9: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a stunning pair of Taxco silver earrings with lovely black jet, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics. a pottery plate featuring a wonderful rural scene and a beautiful peacock atop a cactus, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque Mexican pottery plate.
WW-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics. a pottery plate featuring a wonderful rural scene and a beautiful peacock atop a cactus, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful silver bracelet from Taxco, c. 1930's. The bracelet is wonderfully crafted and is signed on the back, plata (silver) and FC. Main photo of the Taxco sterling bracelet.
QQ-8: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful silver bracelet from Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver belt by the famous artist Hector Aguilar, Taxco c. 1940's. The belt features four X's and 15 silver bump-outs, all mounted on a beautiful black leather belt. Main photo of the belt.
PP-5: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful silver belt by the famous artist Hector Aguilar, Taxco c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver earrings, signed Ballesteros, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver earrings, signed Ballesteros, Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup of the back side of one Taxco Ballesteros earrings.
NN-1: Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver earrings, signed Ballesteros, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1970. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings.
NN-12: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1970.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely silver bracelet, signed and marked with the eagle stamp, from Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver bracelet.
LL-14: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely silver bracelet, signed and marked with the eagle stamp, from Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of silver earrings, Taxco, 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco vintage sterling silver earrings.
LL-15: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a lovely pair of silver earrings, Taxco, 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely bracelet featuring pomegranate dangles, Taxco, c. 1930's. Main photo of bracelet.
KK-4: Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a lovely bracelet featuring pomegranate dangles, Taxco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a lovely pair of earrings, Taxco, c. 1940. The earrings feature very wonderful repousse work, and each shows a hummingbird approaching a lovely flower. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings.
HH-9: Mexican vintage sterling silver and Taxco jewelry, a lovely pair of earrings, Taxco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a lovely Taxco sterling silver necklace, c . 1940. The necklace is composed of silver carved and hollowed out trianglular pieces and is exquisite! Main photo.
P-13: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a lovely Taxco sterling silver necklace, c . 1940.

 

I-5: Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver jewelry, earrings with bump-out ball design, c. 1940. Signed "Taxco Sterling". Extremely elegant and wonderful craftsmanship. Size: 1" wide x 3/4" high. Price: $155.
I-5: Mexican vintage Taxco sterling silver jewelry, earrings with bump-out ball design, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a wonderful post-classic period sarape (serape) with a fine weave and vibrant colors, c. 1890-1900. Main photo of the serape.
TT-17: Mexican vintage textiles and Mexican vintage Saltillo sarapes (serapes), a wonderful post-classic period sarape (serape) with a fine weave and vibrant colors, c. 1890-1900.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Texcoco runner, Texcoco, c. 1940's. The textile features beautiful natural wool colors with accents of indigo blue and cochineal red. Main photo.
NN-15: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Texcoco runner, Texcoco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a rare and very beautiful Saltillo sarape with a tan/gold background and beautiful center medallion and rainbow border, c. 1900. Main photo of the Saltillo sarape.
GG-18: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a rare and very beautiful Saltillo sarape with a tan/gold background and beautiful center medallion and rainbow border, c. 1900.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a red background, c. 1940's. The center medallion is spectacular, and the colors on both front and back are bright and vibrant. Main photo of the Saltillo sarape.
GG-20: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a red background, c. 1940's.

 

New Mexican vintage textile, a weaving from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's. The textile has a very deep burgundy background, and the colors are bright and very beautiful.  Main photo.
DD-10: New Mexican vintage textile, a weaving from Chimayo, New Mexico, c. 1930's.

 

New Mexican vintage textile, a Chimayo weaving, c. 1930's.
G-2: New Mexican vintage textile, a Chimayo weaving, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely Talavera tile, probably from the famous Uriarte fabrica, Puebla, c. 1940's. The scene on the tile is a lovely woman in a beautiful Mexican village. Main photo of the tile.
ZZ-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Talavera tile, probably from the famous Uriarte fabrica, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Talavera tile, probably from the famous Uriarte fabrica, Puebla, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Talavera tile.
ZZ-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Talavera tile, probably from the famous Uriarte fabrica, Puebla, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery, a wonderful bull-ring filled with happy people enjoying a Fiesta Charro, the Mexican version of a rodeo, signed JJRM (Candelario Medrano's grandson), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's. Main photo of the pottery bull-ring.
XX-2: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery, a wonderful bull-ring filled with happy people enjoying a Fiesta Charro, the Mexican version of a rodeo, signed JJRM (Candelario Medrano's grandson), Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery tree-of-life, attributed to Heriberto Castillo, the father of the very famous Alfonso Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's. Main photo.
XX-5: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pottery tree-of-life, attributed to Heriberto Castillo, the father of the very famous Alfonso Castillo, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery apartment building, filled with very happy and friendly people, signed by the great folk-artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Medrano apartment building.
XX-6: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery apartment building, filled with very happy and friendly people, signed by the great folk-artist, Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very finely painted pottery plate featuring a wonderful bull and a great rural Mexican scene, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque plate.
WW-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very finely painted pottery plate featuring a wonderful bull and a great rural Mexican scene, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful tree-of-life featuring a beautiful yellow bird and colorful decoration, attributed to Heriberto Castillo of Izucar de Matamoros, the father of the Mexican master, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1930's. Main photo.
VV-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful tree-of-life featuring a beautiful yellow bird and colorful decoration, attributed to Heriberto Castillo of Izucar de Matamoros, the father of the Mexican master, Alfonso Castillo, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and fanciful pottery helicopter filled with a very happy pilot and passengers, signed Candelario Medrano, the very famous folk-artist from Santa Cruz de Las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Main photo of the Medrano helicopter.
VV-3: Mexican vintage folk-art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful and fanciful pottery helicopter filled with a very happy pilot and passengers, signed Candelario Medrano, the very famous folk-artist from Santa Cruz de Las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful hexagonal plate with a lovely watercolor type background glaze (very unusual and beautiful) from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main view of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery plate.
VV-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful hexagonal plate with a lovely watercolor type background glaze (very unusual and beautiful) from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished charger featuring a fanciful and graceful bird with outstretched wings, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, 1920-30's. Main photo of Tonala burnished charger.
VV-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very beautiful burnished charger featuring a fanciful and graceful bird with outstretched wings, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a superb blackware tree-of-life, attributed to the famous folk-artist Heron Martinez, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's. The tree features two dogs at the base, and has a wonderful floral design. Main photo of the tree-of-life by Heron Martinez.
VV-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a superb blackware tree-of-life, attributed to the famous folk-artist Heron Martinez, Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a beautiful tree-of-life featuring wonderful owls, attributed to the Castillo family of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1970's. Main photo of the tree-of-life with five owls.
UU-17: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a beautiful tree-of-life featuring wonderful owls, attributed to the Castillo family of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished bowl from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The burnished bowl has wonderful, hand-painted geometric decorations and is attributed to the great master, Ladislao Ortega. Main photo of bowl.
TT-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished bowl from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk-art, a fantasia-ware plate with two lovely swordfish or marlins, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
TT-5: Mexican vintage pottery and folk-art, a fantasia-ware plate with two lovely swordfish or marlins, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, three very unique hexagonal fluted plates with wonderful rural scenes, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The unique shape and borders on these plates, along with the great rural scenes, make these three plates very special and collectible!
TT-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, three very unique hexagonal fluted plates with wonderful rural scenes, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantastic tea-set (sugar, creamer, and cups) decorated with the starry night background and with wonderful human figures, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Main photo of the Tonala pottery tea set.
SS-14: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantastic tea-set (sugar, creamer, and cups) decorated with the starry night background and with wonderful human figures, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pottery church filled with lively parishoners, signed on the bottom by the great Candelario Medrano, Jalisco, c. 1960's. Main photo of the Medrano pottery church.
RR-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pottery church filled with lively parishoners, signed on the bottom by the great Candelario Medrano, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery ship, brightly painted and filled with happy people, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano of Santa Cruz del las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's. Main photo of the Medrano Mexican pottery ship.
RR-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery ship, brightly painted and filled with happy people, attributed to the great Candelario Medrano of Santa Cruz del las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very fine pottery plate featuring a leaping wolf, a blue bunny, butterflies and lovely foliage, with a starry-night background, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Main photo.
PP-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very fine pottery plate featuring a leaping wolf, a blue bunny, butterflies and lovely foliage, with a starry-night background, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of lovely black-ware tiles from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. The artwork on these tiles is extremely fine and crisp, and the scenes of rural life in Mexico of that period are wonderful! Main photo of the pair.
PP-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of lovely black-ware tiles from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely bandera-ware rectangular dish with a graceful eagle, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The dish is in the traditional colors of bandera-ware, earthen-red, green, and white, the colors of the Mexican flag, or bandera in Spanish. Main photo of the bandera-ware Tlaquepaque dish.
OO-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely bandera-ware rectangular dish with a graceful eagle, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage devotional or religious art, a lovely pottery Madonna, Nuestra Senora de la Salud (Our Lady of Good Health) from Michoacan, c. 1950's.  Main photo of the pottery Madonna.
OO-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage devotional or religious art, a lovely pottery Madonna, Nuestra Senora de la Salud (Our Lady of Good Health) from Michoacan, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a magnificent Tlaquepaque plate with a starry-night background and decorated with leaping animals and birds, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Attributed to the famous artist of that period, Balbino Lucano, or to his equally talented brother, Tomas Lucano. Main photo of Tlaquepaque pottery plate.
OO-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a magnificent Tlaquepaque plate with a starry-night background and decorated with leaping animals and birds, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful black-ware bottle with exquisite artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque vintage pottery bottle.
MM-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful black-ware bottle with exquisite artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful lidded pottery casserole in the shape of a nesting hen, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery lidded casserole.
MM-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful lidded pottery casserole in the shape of a nesting hen, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery piggy bank with lovely artwork on its back, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. This is a great piece of Mexican vintage folk art and a collector's dream. Main photo of the pottery piggy bank.
LL-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery piggy bank with lovely artwork on its back, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful plate with a rare, pale-green background glaze and a beautiful scene with two graceful birds (egrets or cranes), Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
II-17: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful plate with a rare, pale-green background glaze and a beautiful scene with two graceful birds (egrets or cranes), Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia-style lidded dish with fanciful dragon and fish, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40. Main photo.
GG-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a fantasia-style lidded dish with fanciful dragon and fish, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a rectangular dish with rural Mexican scene, blackware, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. Main photo.
Y-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a rectangular dish, blackware, with a wonderful scene of a snoozing Mexican peasant under a tree, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and masks, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful dance-mask in the form of a deer's head, very possibly from Michoacan, c. 1940's. Main photo.
TT-4: Mexican vintage wood-carving and masks, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful dance-mask in the form of a deer's head, very possibly from Michoacan, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and wood-carving, a beautifully carved wooden nicho, with lovely doors and holding a truly beautiful image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Michoacan nicho.
QQ-7: Mexican vintage devotional art and wood-carving, a beautifully carved wooden nicho, with lovely doors and holding a truly beautiful image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and laquer-ware art, a wonderful batella from Uruapan, Michoacan, c. 1930's. The large batella is decorated with an exquisite exotic bird with a lovely long tail, perhaps the famed quetzal. Main photo of the batella.
Z-15: Mexican vintage wood-carving and laquer-ware art, a wonderful batella from Uruapan, Michoacan, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful marquetry picture frame, c. 1930. Beautifully hand-crafted with inlays of different kinds of wood.
U-1: Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful marquetry picture frame, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a lovely tin and glass nicho with an antique print (holy card) depicting Christ of Grief (Way of the Cross), c. 1930's. Main photo.
LL-8: Mexican vintage devotional art and Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a lovely tin and glass nicho with an antique print (holy card) depicting Christ of Grief (Way of the Cross), c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art (tin art), a lovely nicho of tin and glass, containing a beautiful vintage picture of the crucified Christ, c. 1930's. Main photo of the tin and glass retablo.
KK-8: Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art (tin art), a lovely nicho of tin and glass, containing a beautiful vintage picture of the crucified Christ, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican antique devotional art and tinwork art (tin-art), a beautiful retablo, painted on tin, of Our Lady and Holy Child of Atocha, c. 1890. This is the famous image of Nuestra Senora de Atocha, brought from Spain to Fresnillo, near Zacatecas, in the 17th century. Main photo of the retablo and lovely wood frame.
JJ-4: Mexican antique devotional art and tinwork art (tin-art), a beautiful retablo, painted on tin, of Our Lady and Holy Child of Atocha, c. 1890.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art (tin art), a large cross with a heart and wonderful stamping, Guanajuato, c. 1950's. This is a wonderful example of Mexican tinwork! Main photo.
EE-23: Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art (tin art), a large cross with a heart and wonderful stamping, Guanajuato, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a lovely tin and brass mirror with bump-outs and flowers, Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Main photo of the tin-art mirror.
UU-5: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art), a lovely tin and brass mirror with bump-outs and flowers, Oaxaca, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art) and folk art, a lovely tinwork candleabra, c. 1950. Main photo of the tinwork art candleabra.
KK-7: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin art) and folk art, a lovely tinwork candlelabra, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of straw-art pictures, each composed of hundreds of minute pieces of dyed straw, and depicting two Mexican campesinos with their loyal burros, c. 1940's. Main photo.
XX-8: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), and Mexican vintage folk-art, a pair of straw-art pictures, each composed of hundreds of minute pieces of dyed straw, and depicting two Mexican campesinos with their loyal burros, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage iron-work, a pair of wrought-iron sconces, to be used as candleholders or which can be wired for electric lights, c. 1950. Main photo of the Mexican sconces.
NN-4: Mexican vintage iron-work, a pair of wrought-iron sconces, to be used as candleholders or which can be wired for electric lights, c. 1950.

 

Native American Indian pottery and ceramics, a pair of Pueblo Indian mocassins, c. 1940-50's.  Main photo.
Z-12: Native American Indian pottery and ceramics, a pair of Pueblo Indian mocassins, c. 1940-50's.

 

Native American Indian antique pottery, a chili bowl from Santa Ana Pueblo in New Mexico, c. 1910-20. The painted decorations on the bowl have faded with time, but are still incredibly beautiful. Main photo.Native American Indian antique pottery, a chili bowl from Santa Ana Pueblo in New Mexico, c. 1910-20. The painted decorations on the bowl have faded with time, but are still incredibly beautiful. A photo showing the bottom of the bowl with the museum number.
Y-7: Native American Indian antique pottery, a chili bowl from Santa Ana Pueblo in New Mexico, c. 1910-20.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with mother-of-pearl and jet stones, c. 1940's. Main photo of the Taxco silver earrings. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with mother-of-pearl and jet stones, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of one Taxco earring.
NN-13: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful pair of silver earrings with mother-of-pearl and jet stones, c. 1940's.

 

South American antique silver jewelry, a very beautful cross on a hand-made sterling chain, from the Malpuchi of Southern Chile, c. 1880-90's. The Malpuchi cross features a skull near the top, and has circular siver dangles hanging from the arms and bottom. Main photo of the silver cross. South American antique silver jewelry, a very beautful cross on a hand-made sterling chain, from the Malpuchi of Southern Chile, c. 1880-90's. The Malpuchi cross features a skull near the top, and has circular siver dangles hanging from the arms and bottom. Closeup photo of the silver cross. South American antique silver jewelry, a very beautful cross on a hand-made sterling chain, from the Malpuchi of Southern Chile, c. 1880-90's. The Malpuchi cross features a skull near the top, and has circular siver dangles hanging from the arms and bottom. Photo of the top of the silver cross, showing the skull.
II-12: South American antique silver jewelry, a very beautful cross on a hand-made sterling chain, from the Malpuchi of Southern Chile, c. 1880-90's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, lovely dangling earrings with a very strong design from Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, lovely dangling earrings with a very strong design from Taxco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo.
FF-6: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, lovely dangling earrings with a very strong design from Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling jewelry, a stunningly beautiful butterfly broach, Taxco, c. 1940's. Main photo of broach.
FF-11: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage sterling jewelry, a stunningly beautiful butterfly broach, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of earrings, c. 1930-40. They have exquisite silver-work and a unique tear-drop shape. Main photo. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of earrings, c. 1930-40. They have exquisite silver-work and a unique tear-drop shape. Closeup photo.
T-13: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of earrings, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling silver bracelet with amethyst in a foral design, c. 1930's.
H-2: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, bracelet from Taxco, c. 1930's. Beautiful silver floral design with amethyst.

 

Mexican vintage jewelry, Taxco silver bracelet from workshop of Los Castillo, c. 1940.
D-2: Mexican Taxco vintage silver jewelry, bracelet/cuff from the workshop of Los Castillo, c. 1940. Size: 2" high x 2 1/2" diameter.

 

Mexican vintage folk art and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a wonderful pair of wood-carved and hand-painted burros, complete with painted saddles and horse-hair (or burro-hair) tails, c. 1930.
MM-2: Mexican vintage folk-art and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a wonderful pair of wood-carved and hand-painted burros, complete with painted saddles and horse-hair (or burro-hair) tails, c. 1930.

 

Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver necklace with cabochons of wonderful amethyst, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Taxco silver necklace. Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver necklace with cabochons of wonderful amethyst, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Taxco silver necklace.
SS-4: Mexican and Taxco vintage sterling silver jewelry, a beautiful Taxco silver necklace with cabochons of wonderful amethyst, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a beautiful black background and a fabulous center diamond, c. 1920's. The sarape is finely woven of wool, with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars. Main photo of the Saltillo sarape.Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a beautiful black background and a fabulous center diamond, c. 1920's. The sarape is finely woven of wool, with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars. Closeup photo of the center diamond of the Saltillo sarape.
SS-5: Mexican vintage textiles and Saltillo sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a beautiful black background and a fabulous center diamond, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, an incredible Saltillo sarape with a beautiful center medallion, c. 1930's. The predominant color of this multi-colored piece is a beautiful red. Main photo of the Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, an incredible Saltillo sarape with a beautiful center medallion, c. 1930's. The predominant color of this multi-colored piece is a beautiful red. Photo showing the center medallion of the Saltillo sarape.
JJ-6: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, an incredible Saltillo sarape with a beautiful center medallion, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a textile or sarape woven of fine wool and representing the Mexican flag and national symbol of the eagle with snake, c. 1940. The piece bears the traditional colors of the Mexican flag: red, green, and white. Main photo of the sarape. Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a textile or sarape woven of fine wool and representing the Mexican flag and national symbol of the eagle with snake, c. 1940. The piece bears the traditional colors of the Mexican flag: red, green, and white. Closeup photo of the eagle on the front of the sarape.
II-6: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a textile or sarape woven of fine wool and representing the Mexican flag and national symbol of the eagle with snake, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1920's. The predominant color is a lovely golden tan, with very colorful intermittant bands.Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1920's. The predominant color is a lovely golden tan, with very colorful intermittant bands. Another photo of side-bar and fringe. Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1920's. The predominant color is a lovely golden tan, with very colorful intermittant bands. Photo of center diamond of sarape.
EE-7: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape with a wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape, c. 1940. Main photo. Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape, c. 1940. Closeup of center medallion.
Z-11: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape, c. 1940.

 

Guatemalan vintage wood-carving and folk art, a carved wooden mask used in dances, Guatemala, c. 1940's. Main photo of the mask.
CC-1: Guatemalan vintage wood-carving and folk art, a carved wooden mask used in the Danza de Los Patrones (Dance of the Bosses), Guatemala, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a laquer-ware tray from Olinala, c. 1940's. The tray features two old men with canes in the center, surrounded by flowers and a wonderful red rim. Main photo. Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a laquer-ware tray from Olinala, c. 1940's. The tray features two old men with canes in the center, surrounded by flowers and a wonderful red rim. Closeup of two old men in the center.
W-16: Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a laquer-ware tray from Olinala, c. 1940's.

 

L-2: Mexican vintage wood-carving, a mask from the Michoacan "Dance of the old people" (Danza de los Viejitos), c. 1930's. Decorated with ribbons, horse-hair, and human teeth.
L-2: Mexican vintage wood-carving, a mask from the Michoacan "Dance of the old people" (Danza de los Viejitos), c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a very old hand-carved statue of St. Dominic (Santo Domingo de Guzman), founder of the Dominican Order, c. 1890-1900 (or very possibly older). Main photo.
NN-10: Mexican vintage devotional art and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a very old hand-carved statue of St. Dominic (Santo Domingo de Guzman), founder of the Dominican Order, c. 1890-1900 (or very possibly older).

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely black pottery Madonna, the Virgin of the Soledad, patronness of the city of Oaxaca, c. 1960's. Main photo.
GG-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a lovely black pottery Madonna, the Virgin of the Soledad, patronness of the city of Oaxaca, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican antique devotional art and tinwork art (tin-art), a beautiful retablo, painted on tin, of Our Lady and Holy Child of Atocha, c. 1890. This is the famous image of Nuestra Senora de Atocha, brought from Spain to Fresnillo, near Zacatecas, in the 17th century. Main photo of the retablo and lovely wood frame.
JJ-4: Mexican antique devotional art and tinwork art (tin-art), a beautiful retablo, painted on tin, of Our Lady and Holy Child of Atocha, c. 1890.

 

Native American Indian basket, a lovely pictorial basket with figures of dogs around the sides, Tohono 'odam (formerly known as Papago), c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the Indian basket.
LL-13: Native American Indian basket, a lovely pictorial basket with figures of dogs around the sides, Tohono 'odam (formerly known as Papago), c. 1920-30's.

 

Native American Indian vintage basket, a Papago tray decorated with graceful Saguaro cacti, c. 1900. The weaving is very tight and fine, typical of earlier Papago basketry. Main photo of Papago Indian basket.
GG-14: Native American Indian vintage basket, a Papago tray decorated with graceful Saguaro cacti, c. 1900.

 

Native American Indian basket, a lovely Papago basketry tray with bats, c. 1930-40. Main photo.
Z-9: Native American Indian basket, a lovely Papago basketry tray with bats, c. 1930-40.

 

Native American basket, Chemehuevi olla with 2 bands of geometric zig zag lines, c. 1920.
D-9: Native American antique Indian basket: Chemehuevi olla with geometric bands, c. 1920.

 

Native American Indian and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Navajo silver earrings with turquoise, c. 1950. Main photo. Native American Indian and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Navajo silver earrings with turquoise, c. 1950. Closeup photo of one of the Navajo silver earrings.
NN-8: Native American Indian and Navajo sterling silver jewelry, a wonderful pair of Navajo silver earrings with turquoise, c. 1950.

 

Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a Navajo bracelet with beautiful Kingman, Arizona, turquoise and bump-out stamping, c. 1940's. Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a Navajo bracelet with beautiful Kingman, Arizona, turquoise and bump-out stamping, c. 1940's. Another photo of bracelet.
EE-13: Native American Indian vintage sterling silver jewelry, a Navajo bracelet with beautiful Kingman, Arizona, turquoise and bump-out stamping, c. 1940's.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo sterling silver bracelet with wonderful natural turquoise stones, c. 1920; ingot silver. The turquoise is about the most beautiful you will ever see!  Main photo. Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo sterling silver bracelet with wonderful natural turquoise stones, c. 1920; ingot silver. The turquoise is about the most beautiful you will ever see!  Photo of one side of Navajo ingot silver bracelet.
P-2: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo sterling silver bracelet with wonderful natural turquoise stones, c. 1920; ingot silver. The turquoise is about the most beautiful you will ever see!

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Northwest Coast pendant and broach depicting a wonderful eagle in flight, c. 1980.  Main photo of silver eagle.
P-8: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Northwest Coast pendant and broach depicting a wonderful eagle in flight, c. 1980.

 

Native American Indian jewelry, a vintage sterling silver pin/pendant, depicting a parrot. Very fine inlay with beautiful stones. Zuni, c. 1960. A closeup photo of the back of the Zuni parrot pin/pendant, showing signature.
I-11: Native American Indian jewelry, a vintage sterling silver pin/pendant, depicting a parrot. Very fine inlay with beautiful stones. Zuni, c. 1960.

 

Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, Navajo butterfly pin, c. 1940's. Closeup photo showing the back of the silver Navajo butterfly pin.
H-7: Native American Indian vintage silver jewelry, a Navajo pin depicting a butterfly, c. 1940's.

 

Navajo vintage jewelry, Fred Harvey style bracelet, c. 1920's.
Item B-1: Navajo jewelry: bracelet, Fred Harvey style, c. 1920's. Size: 2 1/4" wide with 1 1/8" opening. This piece was from an Indian Arts store in San Diego which closed in 1938.

 

Navajo vintage jewelry, bracelet, Fred Harvey style, c. 1920's.
Item B-2: Navajo vintage jewelry: bracelet, Fred Harvey style, c. 1920's. Size: 2 1/4" wide with 1" opening. This piece was from an Indian Arts store in San Diego which closed in 1938.

 

Native American vintage jewelry, stamped silver earrings with turquoise stones dangling at ends, c. 1940's.
B-13: Native American jewelry, Navajo silver earrings, c. 1945.

 

Native American textile, Navajo Ganado rug with crosses, c. 1930. Closeup photo of Ganado Navajo rug with crosses
C-6: Native American Indian textile: large Navajo rug with crosses, c. 1920. Size: 82 3/4" long by 49" wide.

 

Native American antique textile, Navajo saddle blanket, c. 1930. Closeup photo of Navajo saddle blanket
C-12: Native American textile, Navajo saddle blanket, c. 1930's.

 

Native American Indian antique beadwork and folk art, a finely beaded belt-pouch, Cree, c. 1910-20. The beadwork is very fine and coloful, and condition is excellent given the age of the piece.
EE-10: Native American Indian antique beadwork and folk art, a finely beaded belt-pouch, Cree, c. 1910-20.

 

Native American Indian beaded pouch, Apache, c. 1850's. The pouch (probably a "ration pouch") has a wonderful handle and beaded flap. The beads are very small (including the "whities") and the beadwork is exquisite. Main photo of pouch. Native American Indian beaded pouch, Apache, c. 1850's. The pouch (probably a "ration pouch") has a wonderful handle and beaded flap. The beads are very small (including the "whities") and the beadwork is exquisite. Photo shows inside of pouch with flap raised. Native American Indian beaded pouch, Apache, c. 1850's. The pouch (probably a "ration pouch") has a wonderful handle and beaded flap. The beads are very small (including the "whities") and the beadwork is exquisite. Photo of the back side of pouch. Native American Indian beaded pouch, Apache, c. 1850's. The pouch (probably a "ration pouch") has a wonderful handle and beaded flap. The beads are very small (including the "whities") and the beadwork is exquisite. Closeup photo of the beadwork. Native American Indian beaded pouch, Apache, c. 1850's. The pouch (probably a "ration pouch") has a wonderful handle and beaded flap. The beads are very small (including the "whities") and the beadwork is exquisite. Photo of the beaded flap on the front of the pouch.
DD-15: Native American Indian beaded pouch, Apache, c. 1850's. The pouch (probably a "ration pouch") has a wonderful handle and beaded flap. The beads are very small (including the "whities") and the beadwork is exquisite. Condition is excellent. Size: 2 1/2 diameter (body of pouch) by 4 1/2 inches high with the flap open.
SOLD. Thank you!

 

Native American Indian antique beadwork, a pair of Sioux (Lakota) beaded mocassins, c. 1890. The beadwork is exceptionally fine. The mocassins have a bi-furcated tongue. Main photo. Native American Indian antique beadwork, a pair of Sioux (Lakota) beaded mocassins, c. 1890. The beadwork is exceptionally fine. The mocassins have a bi-furcated tongue. Closeup photo.
DD-17: Native American Indian antique beadwork, a pair of Sioux (Lakota) beaded mocassins, c. 1890.

 

Native American Indian wood-carving and folk art, a Northwest Coast carved grease-bowl in the form of a raven, c. 1910-20. The raven bowl is beautifully carved and is wonderfully inlaid with pieces of abalone shell. Main photo. Native American Indian wood-carving and folk art, a Northwest Coast carved grease-bowl in the form of a raven, c. 1910-20. The raven bowl is beautifully carved and is wonderfully inlaid with pieces of abalone shell. Photo showing the beak and tongue of the raven.
Y-6: Native American Indian wood-carving and folk art, a Northwest Coast carved grease-bowl in the form of a raven, c. 1910-20.

 

Native American Indian pottery or folk art, a storyteller attributed to Demasia Cordero, sister of the famous potter, Helen Cordero, and also famous in her own rite, c. 1940. Native American Indian pottery or folk art, a storyteller attributed to Demasia Cordero, sister of the famous potter, Helen Cordero, and also famous in her own rite, c. 1940.  A photo giving a side-view of the piece.
M-2: Native American Indian pottery or folk art, a storyteller attributed to Demasia Cordero, sister of the famous potter, Helen Cordero, and also famous in her own rite, c. 1940.


Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin-art), a wonderful tinwork nicho with a spectacular reverse-painted glass border, c. 1920-30's. The nicho holds an old copy of a photo of the Adelita's of the Mexican Revolution of 1910. Main photo.Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin-art), a wonderful tinwork nicho with a spectacular reverse-painted glass border, c. 1920-30's. The nicho holds an old copy of a photo of the Adelita's of the Mexican Revolution of 1910. Photo of the bottom right corner of the nicho and its border.
NN-16: Mexican vintage tinwork art (tin-art), a wonderful tinwork nicho with a spectacular reverse-painted glass border, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin-art) a very large tinwork-art nicho with lovely reverse-side painting decorating the border and very fine stamping, c. 1940's. Main photo of the front of the tinwork-art (tin-art) nicho.Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin-art) a very large tinwork-art nicho with lovely reverse-side painting decorating the border and very fine stamping, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the fine reverse-side painted border of the tin-art nicho. Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin-art) a very large tinwork-art nicho with lovely reverse-side painting decorating the border and very fine stamping, c. 1940's. Photo showing the rust and loss of paint in the upper right corner of the tin-art nicho.
MM-4: Mexican vintage tinwork-art (tin-art) a very large tinwork-art nicho with lovely reverse-side painting decorating the border and very fine stamping, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a beautiful tree-of-life, with bright decoration and filled with birds and flowers, attributed to the Castillo family of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1970's. Main photo of the tree-of-life.
UU-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a beautiful tree-of-life, with bright decoration and filled with birds and flowers, attributed to the Castillo family of Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pair of blue-ware plates with fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the two Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery plates.
UU-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pair of blue-ware plates with fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely set of three hexagonal plates with a beautiful pale-green background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the set of plates.
UU-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely set of three hexagonal plates with a beautiful pale-green background and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a beautiful and very rare tree-of-life, possibly a very early Castillo-family piece, from Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's. Another view of the tree-of-life.
UU-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a beautiful and very rare tree-of-life, possibly a very early Castillo-family piece, from Izucar de Matamoros, Puebla, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a black-ware lidded casserole in the form of a lovely nesting hen, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940. Main photo.
TT-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a black-ware lidded casserole in the form of a lovely nesting hen, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful mermaid with two baby mermaids on her back and a necklace of fish around her neck, attributed to Consuelo Rendon of Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1960.  Main photo.
TT-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful mermaid with two baby mermaids on her back and a necklace of fish around her neck, attributed to Consuelo Rendon of Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware plate with a very fine border and crisp artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The artwork features very playful and wonderful squirrels, amidst plants and cacti. Main photo.
SS-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware plate with a very fine border and crisp artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware plate with a very fine border and crisp artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The artwork features a very playful squirrel and a wonderful tropical bird atop a graceful cactus, all set amidst plants and cacti. Main photo.
SS-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware plate with a very fine border and crisp artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware plate with a very fine border and crisp artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The artwork features a weary campesino with his trusty staff walking toward his lovely home. Main photo of the plate.
SS-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful black-ware plate with a very fine border and crisp artwork, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful merry-go-round attributed to the famous artist Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's. Main photo.
SS-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful merry-go-round attributed to the famous artist Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning fantasia-ware plate with dashing horses, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the Tonala pottery fantasia plate.
SS-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning fantasia-ware plate with dashing horses, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very rare and beautiful plate with the wonderful starry night background and a graceful parrot, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo of the front of the Tonala or Tlaquepaque pottery plate.
RR-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very rare and beautiful plate with the wonderful starry night background and a graceful parrot, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery rooster from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Mexican vintage folk-art pottery rooster from Tonala or Tlaquepaque.
RR-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery rooster from Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery apartment building filled with happy people, signed YADR, a descendant or contemporary of the famous Candelario Medrano, Jalisco, c. 1970-80's. Another view of the Mexican folk-art building.
RR-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk-art, a wonderful pottery apartment building filled with happy people, signed YADR, a descendant or contemporary of the famous Candelario Medrano, Jalisco, c. 1970-80's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, three beautiful fluted, black-ware plates with lovely pale-blue borders, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, c. 1930's. The plates feature wonderful scenes of Mexican rural life. Main photo of the three plates.
QQ-14: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, three beautiful fluted, black-ware plates with lovely pale-blue borders, Tlaquepaque or Tonala, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk-art, a lovely pottery statue of a Mexican maiden clutching a blackware Tonala or Tlaquepaque vase, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the maiden.
QQ-15: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk-art, a lovely pottery statue of a Mexican maiden clutching a black-ware Tonala or Tlaquepaque vase, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate, petatillo (that is, with a fine cross-hatch background, resembling a straw mat or petate in Spanish), Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. The plate features a very imaginative bird and a wonderful floral border. Main photo of the vintage Mexican pottery Tlaquepaque plate.
QQ-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery plate, petatillo (that is, with a fine cross-hatch background, resembling a straw mat or petate in Spanish), Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery holy-water bottle in the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque c. 1940. Main photo.
PP-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery holy-water bottle in the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large, lidded black-ware tibor, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Main photo of the lidded tibor or jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large, lidded black-ware tibor, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo showing the artwork on the top of the lid. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large, lidded black-ware tibor, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Photo of artwork on another side of the jar or tibor.
PP-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large, lidded black-ware tibor, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with lovely floral decorations, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque or Tonala pottery vase.
OO-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery vase with lovely floral decorations, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Tonala burnished vase or large jar with a blue background and a "starry-night" background-design, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Main photo of the vase.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Tonala burnished vase or large jar with a blue background and a "starry-night" background-design, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. A photo of the top part of the Tonala pottery vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Tonala burnished vase or large jar with a blue background and a "starry-night" background-design, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. A closeup photo of the lovely birds decorating the sides of the Tonala pottery vase.
NN-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful Tonala burnished vase or large jar with a blue background and a "starry-night" background-design, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia-ware (fantasia) platter with highly imaginative decoration, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of the fantasia platter.
MM-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful fantasia-ware (fantasia) oval platter with highly imaginative decoration, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bottle with a brown (earthen-ware) background and very fine and detailed artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery bottle with earthen-ware background.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bottle with a brown (earthen-ware) background and very fine and detailed artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the lovely deer decorating the Tlaquepaque bottle.
MM-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful pottery bottle with a brown (earthen-ware) background and very fine and detailed artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful, large charger with very lovely background glazing, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, 1938. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery charger.
MM-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful, large charger with very lovely background glazing, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, 1938.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a bandera-ware charger with a wonderful bull, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The charger is decorated with the colors of the Mexican flag (bandera, in Spanish), white, green, and red. Main photo of the charger.
LL-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a bandera-ware charger with a wonderful bull, Tonala or Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican devotional art, a very lovely image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, done in the traditional style and colors of Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1990's. Main photo.
LL-11: Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican devotional art, a very lovely image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, done in the traditional style and colors of Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1990's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a wonderful statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe made of pot-metal and hand-painted, c. 1930's.  Main photo.
KK-11: Mexican vintage devotional art, a wonderful statue of Our Lady of Guadalupe made of pot-metal and hand-painted, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, two very beautiful plates with a white background and wonderful blue artwork decoration, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's. Main photo showing the two plates.
KK-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, two very beautiful plates with a white background and wonderful blue artwork decoration, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art, or popotillo) and folk art, a straw-art picture of a campesino and his trusty burro, c. 1940's. The picture is composed of thousands of pieces of dyed and dried straw, popote in Spanish. Main photo of the straw-art picture. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art, or popotillo) and folk art, a straw-art picture of a campesino and his trusty burro, c. 1940's. The picture is composed of thousands of pieces of dyed and dried straw, popote in Spanish. Closeup photo of the man and his burro.
KK-5: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art, or popotillo) and folk art, a straw-art picture of a campesino and his trusty burro, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded casserole dish in the shape of a wonderful nesting chicken, with a fine green background and great artwork decoration, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40.  Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery chicken casserole. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded casserole dish in the shape of a wonderful nesting chicken, with a fine green background and great artwork decoration, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40.  Another angle of the chicken casserole.
KK-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded casserole dish in the shape of a wonderful nesting chicken, with a fine green background and great artwork decoration, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished jar from Tonala, c. 1930's. The burnished jar is decorated with beautiful flowers, and has a wonderful blue background. Main photo of the jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished jar from Tonala, c. 1930's. The burnished jar is decorated with beautiful flowers, and has a wonderful blue background. Photo showing another side of the jar.
JJ-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful burnished jar from Tonala, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (background with straw-like hatchwork design) lidded jar, signed by the artist Jose Bernabe, on the bottom, c. 1960's. Main photo of the lidded jar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (background with straw-like hatchwork design) lidded jar, signed by the artist Jose Bernabe, on the bottom, c. 1960's. Photo showing the bottom of the jar with Jose Bernabe's signature.
JJ-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely petatillo (background with straw-like hatchwork design) lidded jar, signed by the artist Jose Bernabe, on the bottom, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a spectacular oval tray or charger with handles, a wonderful pale-green background glaze, and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the tray. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a spectacular oval tray or charger with handles, a wonderful pale-green background glaze, and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the Mexican campesino and his cart.
II-16: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a spectacular oval tray or charger with handles, a wonderful pale-green background glaze, and very fine artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the entire front of the charger.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another closeup photo of the rural scene of a campesino and burro on the front of the charger. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup photo showing one man climbing a tree with his ax in hand.
HH-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished, green pottery olla with incredibly wonderful scenes, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The scenes feature a campesino and his burro. Main photo of the entire olla or vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished, green pottery olla with incredibly wonderful scenes, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The scenes feature a campesino and his burro. Another view of the olla or vase.
HH-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished, green pottery olla with incredibly wonderful scenes, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery pulque pitcher from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery pulque pitcher from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup of the musicians on the pitcher.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery pulque pitcher from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Another closeup of the couple dancing.
HH-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful pottery pulque pitcher from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful vase with lovely floral designs, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the vase.
HH-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful petatillo vase with lovely floral designs, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very unique lidded casserole with a dark brown/black field and very fine decorative painting, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
GG-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a very unique lidded casserole with a dark brown/black field and very fine decorative painting, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded jar with a blue background and exquisite artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The jar is stamped on the bottom with the mark of the famous Arias shop in Tlaquepaque. Main photo of lidded jar.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded jar with a blue background and exquisite artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The jar is stamped on the bottom with the mark of the famous Arias shop in Tlaquepaque. Another view of one side of the jar.
GG-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely lidded jar with a blue background and exquisite artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a tree of life attributed to the master, Aurelio Flores, c. 1960. The piece has wonderful and soft patina, and is exquisitely painted and decorated with fanciful human figures, angels, birds and flowers. Main photo.
GG-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a tree of life attributed to the master, Aurelio Flores, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning pottery pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. The pitcher features a lovely soft-blue background, and the artwork features Mexican campesinos with cacti. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery pitcher. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning pottery pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. The pitcher features a lovely soft-blue background, and the artwork features Mexican campesinos with cacti. Photo of the second side of the Tlaquepaque pottery pitcher.
GG-23: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a stunning pottery pitcher with incredibly fine artwork, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful merry-go-round with fantastic figures, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's. Main photo of carousel. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful merry-go-round with fantastic figures, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's. Closeup photo of one of the riders. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful merry-go-round with fantastic figures, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's. Another closeup of a rider. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful merry-go-round with fantastic figures, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's. Photo of another rider on a lovely swan.
FF-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful merry-go-round with fantastic figures, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, a wonderful retablo of St. Anthony and the Child Jesus painted on tin, in a wonderful reposse silver stamped frame, c. 1880's.  Main photo of retablo and silver frame.
FF-1: Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, a wonderful retablo of St. Anthony and the Child Jesus painted on tin, in a wonderful reposse silver stamped frame, c. 1880's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and tin-work art, a very well-made tin-work and glass nicho with an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe made of pottery, c. 1950's. Main photo of nicho and Virgin. Mexican vintage devotional art and tin-work art, a very well-made tin-work and glass nicho with an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe made of pottery, c. 1950's. A closeup photo of the Virgin.
FF-10: Mexican vintage devotional art and tin-work art, a very well-made tin-work and glass nicho with an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe made of pottery, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a terra-cotta background and two fantasia-style birds, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of charger.
FF-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely charger with a terra-cotta background and two fantasia-style birds, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a plate with two lovely bunnies and a wonderful terra cotta background, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a plate with two lovely bunnies and a wonderful terra cotta background, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of central scene.
EE-21: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a plate with two lovely bunnies and a wonderful terra cotta background, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a plate with a lovely bunny and a wonderful beige background, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The artwork is crisp and very wonderful! Main photo.
EE-22: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a plate with a lovely bunny and a wonderful beige background, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely green-ware plate with a graceful deer amidst foliage, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of plate. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely green-ware plate with a graceful deer amidst foliage, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Closeup of the deer.
EE-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely green-ware plate with a graceful deer amidst foliage, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an incredibly large charger with an intricately painted scene of a campesino returning home with his burro, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Main photo of charger.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an incredibly large charger with an intricately painted scene of a campesino returning home with his burro, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's. Closeup of the burro.
EE-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an incredibly large charger with an intricately painted scene of a campesino returning home with his burro, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware plate with two playful squirrels, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork is extremely crisp, and the scene is lovely and extremely endearing!Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware plate with two playful squirrels, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The artwork is extremely crisp, and the scene is lovely and extremely endearing! Another closeup of the squirrels.
EE-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware plate with two playful squirrels, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of octagonal plates with a blue background and lovely rural scenes, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The scenes show Mexican campesinos with their burros, amidst a beautiful rural landscape with plants and cacti. Main photo of the plates.
DD-18: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of octagonal plates with a blue background and lovely rural scenes, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. The blue background glazing is very beautiful, and the rural scene on the plate is finely painted. It features a frolicking squirrel amidst plants and cacti. Main photo of the plate.
DD-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue glazed plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. The blue background glazing is beautiful, and the scene the is very finely painted. This plate matches DD-2 above in size, and is probably by the same artist. It features a graceful deer resting amidst foliage. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue-ware plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. The blue background glazing is beautiful, and the scene the is very finely painted. This plate matches DD-2 above in size, and is probably by the same artist. It features a graceful deer resting amidst foliage. Closeup photo of the central design showing the deer amidst foliage.
DD-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely blue glazed plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely terra-cota plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940. The peach-colored background glazing is beautiful. The scene on the plate is exceptional; it features a snoozing campesino in a wonderful rural setting. Main photo of plate.
DD-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely terra-cota plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a lovely petatillo casserole with lid, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950-60, by famed artist Jose Bernabe. The casserole features wonderful and very intricate floral and zoomorphic figures. Main photo of the casserole.Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a lovely petatillo casserole with lid, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950-60, by famed artist Jose Bernabe. The casserole features wonderful and very intricate floral and zoomorphic figures. Closeup photo of a lion decoration the petatillo cassserole.
CC-2: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a lovely petatillo casserole with lid, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950-60, by famed artist Jose Bernabe.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of blackware pouring vessels from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40. The vessels are decorated with very inticate scenes. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of blackware pouring vessels from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40. The vessels are decorated with very inticate scenes. Photo of one cruet.Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of blackware pouring vessels from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40. The vessels are decorated with very inticate scenes. Closeup of the burro on the vessel.
CC-6: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of blackware pouring vessels from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful oval blackware charger with handles, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. This is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican pottery and a true treasure for the discerning collector! Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful oval blackware charger with handles, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. This is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican pottery and a true treasure for the discerning collector! Closeup photo of the main scene. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful oval blackware charger with handles, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. This is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican pottery and a true treasure for the discerning collector! Another closeup of the scene.
CC-9: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful oval blackware charger with handles, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a tile with terra cotta background and a scene of a Mexican campesino carrying large jarros or jugs, Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. Main photo of the front of the entire tile.
CC-22: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a tile with terra cotta background and a scene of a Mexican campesino carrying large jarros or jugs, Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with very intricate decoration, by famous Master Artist of Mexican Folkart Pottery, Salvador Vasquez, Tonala, c. 1960. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with very intricate decoration, by famous Master Artist of Mexican Folkart Pottery, Salvador Vasquez, Tonala, c. 1960. Closeup photo of central design.
BB-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful burnished charger with very intricate decoration, by famous Master Artist of Mexican Folkart Pottery, Salvador Vasquez, Tonala, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful Tejuana woman figure from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's. Main photo.
BB-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful Tehuana woman figure from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely tree of life with birds, c. 1950.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and brightly decorated tree of life from Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.  Closeup photo showing the lovely bird.
BB-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful and brightly decorated tree of life from Izucar de Matamoros, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a teapot and creamer set from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. Main photo of the set. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a teapot and creamer set from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. Closeup photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a teapot and creamer set from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. Closeup photo from the creamer.
Z-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a teapot and creamer set from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, with a wonderful scene of a fox and beautiful bird (a quetzal), on a dark blue slip, c. 1930-40. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, with a wonderful scene of a fox and beautiful bird (a quetzal), on a dark blue slip, c. 1930-40. A closeup photo of the center of the plate.
X-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, with a wonderful scene of a fox and beautiful bird (a quetzal), on a dark blue slip, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a fantasia pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40. The artwork on the plate features two lovely deer, one with great horns, amidst flowers and foliage. Main photo.
X-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a fantasia pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The bottle has a lovely cream-colored background, with a wonderful scene of a snoozing Mexican campesino with his burro amidst wonderful trees and cacti. The artwork on this piece is exceptionally fine. Another view of the scene on this bottle. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The bottle has a lovely cream-colored background, with a wonderful scene of a snoozing Mexican campesino with his burro amidst wonderful trees and cacti. The artwork on this piece is exceptionally fine. A closeup photo of the burro.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The bottle has a lovely cream-colored background, with a wonderful scene of a snoozing Mexican campesino with his burro amidst wonderful trees and cacti. The artwork on this piece is exceptionally fine. Photo showing the Arias stamp on the base of the bottle.
X-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a lovely pottery bottle from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930-40. The bottom is stamped with the mark of the famous Arias shop in Tlaquepaque.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Fantasia pan with wonderful fish, c. 1920-30. The hand-painted design-work on this fry pan is excellent. The piece was made in the pottery center of Tlaquepaque, Jalisco. Main photo.
O-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Fantasia pan with wonderful fish, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Fantasia plate, c. 1930.
L-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque "Fantasia" plate, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala tile with blue fox, 1940.
C-15: Beautiful Mexican vintage pottery tile from Tonala, Jalisco, a great pottery center of Mexico, c. 1940. Size: 7 1/2" by 7 1/2".

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala burnished tile with beautiful gazelle, c. 1940.
C-17: Mexican vintage pottery tile from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1950. Size: 7 1/2" by 7 1/2".

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tlaquepaque vase with petatillo background and showing a giraffe and a lovely deer, c. 1930. Closeup photo showing giraffe on Tonala vase. Photo of Tonala vase showing side with lovely deer.
D-6: Mexican vintage pottery vase from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, a feather-work picture of an eagle with the Mexican flag, c. 1920. This picture of the eagle with the Mexican flag is done with hundreds of tiny feathers of many colors. Featherwork pictures are a wonderful artform originating in Mexico in pre-Hispanic times. Main photo. Mexican vintage folk art, a feather-work picture of an eagle with the Mexican flag, c. 1920. This picture of the eagle with the Mexican flag is done with hundreds of tiny feathers of many colors. Featherwork pictures are a wonderful artform originating in Mexico in pre-Hispanic times. Closeup photo of eagle.
O-7: Mexican vintage folk art, a feather-work picture of an eagle with the Mexican flag, c. 1920. This picture of the eagle with the Mexican flag is done with hundreds of tiny feathers of many colors.

 

Mexican folk art, pottery mermaid from Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1990.Closeup of pottery mermaid with crown, baby mermaids on back.
C-8: Mexican folk art, pottery mermaid from Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 1970. A great piece of contemporary folk-art, from the great artist, Sra. Pena. Size: 15" long by 5 1/2" wide by 9 3/4" tall (at head and crown).

 

Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art scene, created using thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish) of a lake with a majestic volcano in the background, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the straw-art picture with frame and mat. Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art scene, created using thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish) of a lake with a majestic volcano in the background, c. 1930-40's. Photo of the actual popote picture.Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art scene, created using thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish) of a lake with a majestic volcano in the background, c. 1930-40's. Closeup photo showing the border of the popote art picture.
II-14: Mexican vintage straw-art (popote art or popotillo), a wonderful straw-art scene, created using thousands of minute pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish) of a lake with a majestic volcano in the background, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Photo of the front side of the popote art picture. Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the scene of the straw-art picture. Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the straw-art scene.
HH-14: Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Photo of the front of the popote (popotillo or straw-art) scene. Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the straw-art (popote art, or popotillo) scene. Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Closeup photo of the woman and child on the straw-art (popote art or popotillo) picture. Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's. Another closeup photo of the figures on the straw-art (popote-art or popotillo) picture.
HH-15: Mexican vintage straw-art, known in Mexico as popote art or popotillo, a wonderful rural scene composed of thousands of small pieces of dyed straw (popote, in Spanish), c. 1940's.


Mexican vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a beautiful necklace with earrings from the workshop of Los Castillo, Taxco, c. 1940-50. The set is extremely finely made of sterling silver in the shape of lovely leaves, with beautiful amethyst cabochons. Main photo. Mexican vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a beautiful necklace with earrings from the workshop of Los Castillo, Taxco, c. 1940-50. The set is extremely finely made of sterling silver in the shape of lovely leaves, with beautiful amethyst cabochons. Closeup photo of a part of the necklace.
HH-1: Mexican vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a beautiful necklace with earrings from the workshop of Los Castillo, Taxco, c. 1940-50.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful bracelet with amethyst stones, Taxco, c. 1940's.  Main photo. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful bracelet with amethyst stones, Taxco, c. 1940's.  Closeup photo of the silver and amethyst Taxco bracelet.
FF-7: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a wonderful bracelet with amethyst stones, Taxco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage sterling silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1970's. The dangle earrings are dipped silver with sterling silver stemware, and a lovely cut-out pattern.
EE-4: Mexican vintage sterling silver earrings, Taxco, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silve bracelet, c. 1940's. The work on this piece is exquisite!  Main photo.
W-3: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver bracelet, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a pair of Mexican sterling silver earrings, c. 1930's. These features beautiful leaves around globular fruit, very much resembling a pomegranate.
T-10: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a pair of Mexican sterling silver earrings, c. 1930's.

 

 Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, earrings with "corn pattern", c. 1940's. Size: 2 1/4" tall x 3/8" wide at top. Marked: BGM Hecho en Mexico DF 925. These are very graceful and have wonderful age and patina. Price: $175.
I-4: Mexican vintage sterling silver jewelry, earrings with "corn pattern", c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling silver earrings with abalone shell inlay and an Aztec design, c. 1940's. Closeup of vintage Mexican silver earrings with abalone and Aztec design.
H-1: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, earrings from Taxco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage jewelry, bracelet with amethyst stones, c. 1930. Mexican bracelet, closeup.
Item B-7: Mexican vintage silver jewelry: bracelet from Mexico City, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a green background and wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1930's. Main photo of Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a green background and wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of the center diamond.
GG-9: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a green background and wonderful center diamond of silk, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautifully woven and embroidered woman's skirt, Guerrero, 1940's. The long skirt, made to be wound around the waist and secured with a belt, is embroidered with wonderful animals, plants, and figures. Main photo of skirt. Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautifully woven and embroidered woman's skirt, Guerrero, 1940's. The long skirt, made to be wound around the waist and secured with a belt, is embroidered with wonderful animals, plants, and figures. Closeup photo of embroidered animals and plants.
EE-2: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautifully woven and embroidered woman's skirt, Guerrero, 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape runner with a wonderful center design, c. 1940. Very beautifully woven of fine wool with silk in the center medallion and decorative side-bars. Main photo of runner. Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape runner with a wonderful center design, c. 1940. Very beautifully woven of fine wool with silk in the center medallion and decorative side-bars. Closeup photo of the center medallion.
DD-8: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a lovely Saltillo sarape runner with a wonderful center design, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of six hexagonal, black-ware plates with wonderful artwork and very whimsical rural scenes, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. The six plates were purchased at the exhibition of Mexican Popular Arts held at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1930. Main photo of the six Tlaquepaque Mexican pottery plates. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of six hexagonal, black-ware plates with wonderful artwork and very whimsical rural scenes, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. The six plates were purchased at the exhibition of Mexican Popular Arts held at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1930. Photo of the Arias Shop stamp on the back of the plates.
QQ-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a set of six hexagonal, black-ware plates with wonderful artwork and very whimsical rural scenes, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk-art, a lidded casserole in the form of a lovely green, nesting turkey, Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's. The green glaze and complimentary colors of the turkey's wings and feathers are very unique and wonderful. Main photo of the Tlaquepaque turkey casserole.
OO-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk-art, a lidded casserole in the form of a lovely green, nesting turkey, Tlaquepaque, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a vase with geometric prehispanic designs by the famous artist, Ladislao Ortega, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a vase with geometric prehispanic designs by the famous artist, Ladislao Ortega, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the artist's stamp on the bottom of the vase.
KK-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a vase with geometric prehispanic designs by the famous artist, Ladislao Ortega, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded casserole in the form of a lovely turkey, Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. The background glaze is a beautiful pale-green, very rare in these pieces, and the artwork on the turkey is very fine. Main photo of the pottery casserole.
JJ-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded casserole in the form of a lovely turkey, Tlaquepaque, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a lovely tree of life attributed to the master folk-artist, Heron Martinez, c. 1960's. The tree of life features lovely children and is wonderfully decorated. Main photo of the tree of life. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a lovely tree of life attributed to the master folk-artist, Heron Martinez, c. 1960's. The tree of life features lovely children and is wonderfully decorated. Photo showing the children and birds near the base.
JJ-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a lovely tree of life attributed to the master folk-artist, Heron Martinez, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely oval dish, bandera-ware (the colors of the Mexican flag or bandera), decorated with a graceful deer and cypress tree, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the front of the plate.
II-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely oval dish, bandera-ware (the colors of the Mexican flag or bandera), decorated with a graceful deer and cypress tree, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a bowl in the shape of a wonderful blue fawn, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. The fawn is beautifully decorated and is highly endearing. Main photo of deer-shaped bowl.
II-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a bowl in the shape of a wonderful blue fawn, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican or Guatemalan vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pair of birds, very finely crafted and each with a round fruit in its mouth, Mexico or Guatemala, c. 1930's. Main photo of the two figures.
II-10: Mexican or Guatemalan vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely pair of birds, very finely crafted and each with a round fruit in its mouth, Mexico or Guatemala, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful coffee pot with a cream-colored background glaze and exquisite floral decorations, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo.
II-18: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful coffee pot with a cream-colored background glaze and exquisite floral decorations, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful Day of the Dead sculpture from the folk art center of Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1970's. Main photo of Day of the Dead sculpture from Ocumicho, Michoacan.
GG-15: Mexican vintage folk art, and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful Day of the Dead sculpture from the folk art center of Ocumicho, Michoacan, c. 1970's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a charger decorated in art-deco style with a very lovely exotic bird, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1950's. Main photo of charger.
FF-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a charger decorated in art-deco style with a very lovely exotic bird, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1950's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful flatware (opaco) water pitcher with a wonderful bunny and floral designs, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
GG-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a beautiful flatware (opaco) water pitcher with a wonderful bunny and floral designs, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large casserole in the form of a wonderful cream-colored turkey, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The hand-painted decorations are very well-executed, especially on the wings of the turkey and the outside of the bowl. Main photo.
DD-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large casserole in the form of a wonderful cream-colored turkey, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful tree of life attributed to the famous Heron Martinez, c. 1960's. Main photo of tree of life.
FF-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wonderful tree of life attributed to the famous Heron Martinez, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, an opaco (flatware) canteen (or wedding vase) with wonderful scenes, from Tonala, c. 1920-30's. Main photo of one side of the canteen. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, an opaco (flatware) canteen (or wedding vase) with wonderful scenes, from Tonala, c. 1920-30's. Photo of the second side of the canteen.
FF-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, an opaco (flatware) canteen (or wedding vase) with wonderful scenes, from Tonala, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware plate with a great scene of a campesino carrying water and two endearing armadillos, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. This plate resembles the blackware plate above (CC-14) and is probably by the same artist.  Main photo.
CC-15: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware plate with a great scene of a campesino carrying water and two endearing armadillos, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware tile with a scene of a very endearing and whimsical burro amidst plants and foliage, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the front of the entire tile.
CC-20: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware tile with a scene of a very endearing and whimsical burro amidst plants and foliage, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a tile with terra cotta colored field and with a scene of a burro and doggie, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's. Main photo of the entire front side of the tile.
CC-21: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a tile with terra cotta colored field and with a scene of a burro and doggie, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, pitcher from Michoacan, c. 1925.
F-4: Mexican vintage pottery, pitcher from Michoacan, c. 1925.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, eagle, Tlaquepaque c. 1935
Item A-14: Mexican vintage pottery, tile showing a wonderful eagle amidst lush foliage, c. 1935.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala charger with exotic bird, c. 1930.
Item B-4: Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala charger, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a mask of a European king used in dance celebrations in Apaxtla, Puebla, c. 1920. Main photo.
BB-7: Mexican vintage wood-carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a mask of a European king used in dance celebrations in Apaxtla, Puebla, c. 1920.

 

Mexican vintage wood carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a dance mask depicting a European woman, from Guerrero, c. 1930-40. Main photo of mask.
BB-9: Mexican vintage wood carving and Mexican vintage folk art, a dance mask depicting a European woman, from Guerrero, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage tin-art (tinwork-art) and Mexican vintage devotional and folk art, a tin-art Virgin with Child, c. 1960. The stamping on the tinwork is wonderful, and the faces of the Virgin and Child are ceramic and are beautifully painted. Main photo.
W-12: Mexican vintage tin-art (tinwork-art) and Mexican vintage devotional and folk art, a tin-art Virgin with Child, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage folk art and tin-art, a beautiful tinwork art nicho with a beautiful wax figure of a little girl, c. 1930. The wax figure is signed on the front of the base by the famous artist Luis Hidalgo and is dated 1931. Main photo of nicho and wax figure.
DD-13: Mexican vintage folk art and tin-art, a beautiful tinwork art nicho with a beautiful wax figure of a little girl, c. 1930. The wax figure is signed on the front of the base by the famous artist Luis Hidalgo and is dated 1931.

 

Mexican vintage tin-work art (tin-art), a pair of candlestick holders with fine stamping and tin dangles, c. 1940's. Main photo.
BB-14: Mexican vintage tin-work art (tin-art), a pair of candlestick holders with fine stamping and tin dangles, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a pottery bottle of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage devotional art, a pottery bottle of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. Side view of bottle.
BB-6: Mexican vintage pottery and Mexican vintage devotional art, a bottle of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a holy water bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. The bottle bears the early stamp of the Arias store in Tlaquepaque. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a holy water bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. The bottle bears the early stamp of the Arias store in Tlaquepaque. Photo showing one side of bottle.
Z-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a holy water bottle depicting Our Lady of Guadalupe, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. The bottle bears the early stamp of the Arias store in Tlaquepaque.

 

EE-25: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of plates with a lovely beige background, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. One plate features a wonderful piggy and the other a lovely blue squirrel. Condition is very good; there are some very small and slight dents in the tin, which are almost unnoticeable and do not detract from this piece! Size: both plates are 7 3/4 inches diameter. Price: $125 for the pair.
EE-25: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pair of plates with a lovely beige background, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely terra-cota plate with t scene of a campesino on his donkey, c. 1940's. The scene is very endearing and lovely. Condition is excellent.
EE-16: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lovely terra-cota plate with t scene of a campesino on his donkey, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican pottery and folk art, a lovely burnished charger by the late artist Amado Galvan, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1960's. The charger features lovely deer and wonderful foliage, cactus, and flowers. Main photo.Mexican pottery and folk art, a lovely burnished charger by the late artist Amado Galvan, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1960's. The charger features lovely deer and wonderful foliage, cactus, and flowers. Closeup photo of the inscription on the back of the plate.
CC-3: Mexican pottery and folk art, a lovely burnished charger by the late artist Amado Galvan, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a lovely blackware plate with wonderful birds, c. 1930's. The scene is extremely well-painted, and the birdies are very endearing. Main photo.
CC-11: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a lovely blackware plate with wonderful birds, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful blackware plate with two bunnies, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's. This plate resembles the birdie plate above and is possibly from the same artist. Main photo.
CC-12: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a wonderful blackware plate with two bunnies, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a uniquely large turkey casserole with lid, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's. The painted decorations on the turkey and especially on the wings are very well done! Main photo.
CC-13: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a uniquely large turkey casserole with lid, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware plate with a wonderful scene of a campesino and his burro, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
CC-14: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware plate with a wonderful scene of a campesino and his burro, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of wonderful petatillo pulque or beer mugs with beautiful scenes, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. These are attributed to the famous Tonala artist, Balbino Lucano. Main photo of both mugs. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of wonderful petatillo pulque or beer mugs with beautiful scenes, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. These are attributed to the famous Tonala artist, Balbino Lucano. Closeup of a campesino on one of the mugs.
CC-17: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a pair of wonderful petatillo pulque or beer mugs with beautiful scenes, Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. These are attributed to the famous Tonala artist, Balbino Lucano.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware tile with a beautiful scene of a campesino dressed in his Saltillo sarape, resting amidst dense foliage and plants, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the front of the tile.
CC-19: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a blackware tile with a beautiful scene of a campesino dressed in his Saltillo sarape, resting amidst dense foliage and plants, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a petatillo plate from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30. This piece is wonderfully hand-painted with a scene of a man sitting in front of a cactus and other colorful plants. Main photo of plate.
BB-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a petatillo plate from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40. Beautifully decorated with a Diego Rivera-like scene of a woman kneeling as she contemplates lovely flowers. Main photo.
AA-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, on the shores of Lake Patzcuaro, c. 1990. Main photo.
Z-10: Mexican pottery and ceramics, a wonderful charger from Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, on the shores of Lake Patzcuaro, c. 1990.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a prancing horse with attached bowl, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. Main photo.
Y-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a prancing horse with attached bowl, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a burnished pottery fish from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's Main photo.
W-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a burnished pottery fish from Tonala Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished jar from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Signed, Augustin, wonderful Aztec geometric pattern. Main photo.
V-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished jar from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. Signed, "Augustin"; wonderful Aztec geometric pattern.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large Fantasia-style pitcher, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930. Whimsical blue decorations on a cream-colored glaze, with dragons, flowers, leaves; all exquisitely painted. Main photo.
T-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large Fantasia-style pitcher, Tlaquepaque, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of small turkey casseroles from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The pair is incredibly well made and well decorated. One of the two is signed near the wing, "Mexico". Photo showing the inside of the first casserole. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of small turkey casseroles from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The pair is incredibly well made and well decorated. One of the two is signed near the wing, "Mexico". Photo showing the second turkey casserole.
R-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a small turkey casserole from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican pottery and ceramics, a large rectangular pottery dish from Tonala, date December 18, 1995. The dish is signed, S. Lucano for the late Santos Lucano Neri, a famous Tonala potter and member of a famous family of potters and artisans. Main photo. Mexican pottery and ceramics, a large rectangular pottery dish from Tonala, date December 18, 1995. The dish is signed, S. Lucano for the late Santos Lucano Neri, a famous Tonala potter and member of a famous family of potters and artisans. A closeup of one scene on the Lucano dish.
R-7: Mexican pottery and ceramics, a large rectangular pottery dish from Tonala, date December 18, 1995. The dish is signed, S. Lucano for the late Santos Lucano Neri, a famous Tonala potter and member of a famous family of potters and artisans.

 

I-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940. Beautifully decorated with hand-painted floral designs and birds. Pale blue background with stars. This one is really special! Size: 8" tall x 6" across at shoulder of vase. Price: $325.
I-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a burnished vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, large Tlaquepaque blackware  charger, c. 1930. Closeup photo of center design of Tlaquepaque charger.
G-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large blackware charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, a famous pottery center of Mexico, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, large charger from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930.
F-7: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large charger from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, bank in form of Mexican rancher, c. 1920.
C-10: Mexican vintage pottery, a rare Tonala pottery bank in the figure of a Mexican peasant man with sarape and sombrero, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, dangling earrings with amethyst stone in center, c. 1940's.
B-12: Mexican vintage silver jewelry: earrings, modernist design with amethyst stone at center, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a green background, c. 1940's. Very fine wool with silk in the center medallion and decorative side bars. Main photo.
X-4: Mexican vintage textiles and sarapes, a beautiful Saltillo sarape with a green background, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo Sarape, c. 1940. This is a very fine narrow runner, with a rainbow-style of coloration. Very fine wool with a beautiful center diamond.
N-4: Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo Sarape, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art or popotillo (popote art), two lovely scenes mounted in a black frame, c. 1920's. The straw-art scenes are created using thousands of minute pieces of straw, dyed various colors. Main photo.
EE-24: Mexican vintage straw-art or popotillo (popote art), two lovely scenes mounted in a black frame, c. 1920's.

 

Mexican vintage "straw-art" (popote art or popotillo) tray, c. 1940's. The popote art is very fine and very intricate. The frame is also decorated with very fine popote or straw-art, and incised geomtric patterns in the wood on the handles of the frame and and in the wood immediately around the central image. Main photo.
W-5: Mexican vintage "straw-art" (popote art or popotillo) tray, c. 1940's. The popote art is very fine and very intricate. The frame is also decorated with very fine popote or straw-art, and incised geomtric patterns in the wood on the handles of the frame and and in the wood immediately around the central image.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art, popote or popotillo, framed scene, c. 1940. Popotillo or popote art (Mexican straw art) is incredibly intricate and beautiful! The scene is created using thousands of tiny pieces of dyed straw, each carefully placed into wax to create the scene.
K-5: Mexican vintage straw-art, popote or popotillo, framed scene, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wooden nicho with a bulto (carved wooden statue) of the Santo Nino de Atocha, c. 1940. This is a beautiful piece of vintage Mexican fine/folk art! Main photo.
V-1: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage folk art, a wooden nicho with a bulto (carved wooden statue) of the Santo Nino de Atocha, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art, a lovely tin-art frame with a very beautiful image of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The tinwork frame dates from c. 1930's. Main photo of the tin frame with the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe.
DD-11: Mexican vintage tinwork art, a lovely tin-art frame with a very beautiful image of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The tinwork frame dates from c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art, a tinwork frame containing a retablo on tin of Jesus Scourged and Kneeling, c. 1930.  Main photo.
CC-7: Mexican vintage devotional art and tinwork art, a tinwork frame containing a retablo on tin of Jesus Scourged and Kneeling, c. 1930.

 

Andean silver cross with blue European trade-bead necklace, both c. 18th century. The cross and necklace of trade-beads were assembled together sometime after the creation of the silver cross in the Andean region (Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru). Main photo of cross and necklace.
CC-16: Andean silver cross with blue European trade-bead necklace, both c. 18th century.

 

Mexican vintage tin-art (tinwork art), an octagonal tinwork mirror with a single candleholder at the base, c. 1930-40. Another view of the front side of the mirror.
Z-8: Mexican vintage tin-art (tinwork art), an octagonal tinwork mirror with a single candleholder at the base, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage tin-art or tinwork art, a large tin tray with copper, c. 1950. The tray itself is surrounded by punched-out bolitas or balls, with alternating tin and copper composition. Main photo of tin-art tray.
W-8: Mexican vintage tin-art or tinwork art, a large tin tray with copper, c. 1950.

 

Guatemalan vintage wood-carving and folk art, a carved wooden mask used in dances, Guatemala, c. 1940's. Main photo of the mask.
CC-1: Guatemalan vintage wood-carving and folk art, a carved wooden mask used in the Danza de Los Patrones (Dance of the Bosses), Guatemala, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a medium-sized casserole with lid in the shape of a hen, c. 1940's. Main photo.
CC-8: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a medium-sized casserole with lid in the shape of a hen, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk-art, a beautiful burnished charger with a wonderful bird and floral design, blue background, Tonala, c. 1930's.  Main photo of charger.
BB-15: Mexican vintage pottery and folk-art, a beautiful burnished charger with a wonderful bird and floral design, blue background, Tonala, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a flatware (opaco) wedding jar with exquisite artwork on all sides, from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of front of vase.
BB-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a flatware (opaco) wedding vase with exquisite artwork on all sides, from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful "tree of life" candleabra with birds and a wonderful tucan, c. 1960's. Main photo showing the entire front of the tree of life with birds and a tucan.
Y-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a beautiful "tree of life" candlelabra with birds and a wonderful tucan, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded jar with handles from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. The lidded jar has the petatillo hatch-work pattern in the background, and features two wonderful blue bunnies amidst foliage on both the front and the back. Main photo.
Y-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a lidded jar with handles from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.


Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an incredibly large and beautiful pottery charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. The artwork on this charger is spectacular. This piece is museum-quality! Main photo of charger.
W-9: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an incredibly large and beautiful pottery charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Size: a simply amazing 27 1/2 inches diameter by c. 3 inches thick (front to back of charger).

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a drip-ware (goteado) bowl from Oaxaca, c. 1930-40. Main photo of drip-ware bowl.
V-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a drip-ware (goteado) bowl from Oaxaca, c. 1930-40.


Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large drip-ware bowl from Oaxaca, c. 1940. This style of drip-ware (losa goteada) is known as Mexican majollica. Main photo.
T-2: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large drip-ware bowl from Oaxaca, c. 1940. This style of drip-ware (losa goteada) is known as Mexican majollica. Vibrant colors of yellow, brown and blue.

 

Mexican vintage folk art and tinwork art, a tinwork-art nicho with a wonderful wax figure of a boy and his donkey by Luis Hidalgo, 1941. Main photo of nicho.
BB-16: Mexican vintage folk art and tinwork art, a tinwork-art nicho with a wonderful wax figure of a boy and his donkey by Luis Hidalgo, 1941.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo.
W-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork-art, or tin-art, a very fine tinwork mirror with excellent construction and stamping, c. 1940-50's. Main photo.
X-3: Mexican vintage tinwork-art, or tin-art, a very fine tinwork mirror with excellent construction and stamping, and with copper spheres as stamens in the center of flowers, c. 1940-50's.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and Mexican vintage tin-work art, a wonderful nicho with a retablo of Our Lady of Guadalupe; retablo on tin c. 1920. The lovely tin-work nicho is c. 1930-40, with wonderful inverted painting decorating the frame. Main photo.
U-2: Mexican vintage devotional art and Mexican vintage tin-work art, a wonderful nicho with a retablo of Our Lady of Guadalupe; retablo on tin c. 1920.

 

Mexican vintage tin art, a wonderfully stamped tin-work mirror, c. 1945. The mirror swivels up and down. It is extremely beautiful and very well-done! Main photo.
U-5: Mexican vintage tin art, a wonderfully stamped tin-work mirror, c. 1945.

 

Mexican vintage tin or tinwork art, a candlelabra with beautiful form and simple stamping, c. 1930-40. This is a truly elegant piece of vintage Mexican tinwork.
T-4: Mexican vintage tin or tinwork art, a candlelabra with beautiful form and simple stamping, c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a mesquite cross with one nail remaining, c. 1890-1900.  Main photo.
X-7: Mexican vintage devotional art, and Mexican vintage wood-carving, a mesquite cross with one nail remaining, c. 1890-1900.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a very old print depicting Our Lady of Juquila, in a very decorative tinwork and glass nicho, c. 1930. Main photo of the retablo of Our Lady.
P-12: Mexican vintage devotional art, a very old print depicting Our Lady of Juquila, in a very decorative tinwork and glass nicho, c. 1930.

 

American vintage pottery, a San Jose plate from the San Jose Company in Texac, c. 1930. The plate is decorated with a scene of a Mexican cockfight, and is extremely well done. American vintage pottery, a San Jose plate from the San Jose Company in Texac, c. 1930. The plate is decorated with a scene of a Mexican cockfight, and is extremely well done. Closeup photo of main design on plate.
S-2: American vintage pottery, a San Jose plate from the San Jose Company in Texac, c. 1930. The plate is decorated with a scene of a Mexican cockfight, and is extremely well done.

 

I-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque pottery plate with pale green background and wonderful art-work, c. 1930. Size: 10" diameter. The hand-painted art-work on this plate is phenomenal! The plate has a wonderful squiggle border around the edge. Condition is excellent. Price: $130.
I-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque pottery plate with a beautiful light green background, not a very common glaze color, and wonderful art-work, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a stunning pottery bird from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's. Main photo.
W-11: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a stunning pottery bird from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an entire tea set with teapot, creamer and sugar-bowl, and six cups, from the pottery center of Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo of the entire tea set. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an entire tea set with teapot, creamer and sugar-bowl, and six cups, from the pottery center of Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. A photo showing the Arias stamp on the bottom of one of the pieces.
W-13: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, an entire tea set with teapot, creamer and sugar-bowl, and six cups, from the pottery center of Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery tree of life from Metepec or Dolores Hidalgo, c. 1950-60's. The tree of life features two lovely birds near the top. Main photo.
X-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery tree of life from Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1950-60's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bowl or tecomate with wonderful rural scenes on blackware, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. Main photo.
X-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bowl or tecomate with wonderful rural scenes on blackware, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery apartment building with happy tenants, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970-80's. Signed YADR, for Jose Juan Ramos Medrano, the grandson of famed potter Candelario Medrano. Another view of the apartment.
X-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery apartment building with happy tenants, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1970-80's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large charger from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30. Main photo.
Y-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a large charger with the "Journey to Bethlehem" scene, from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a flatware (opaco) water jar and cup from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's. Main photo of the water jar and cup.
AA-5: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a flatware (opaco) water jar and cup from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala tile with graceful deer, c. 1930.
C-14: Mexican vintage pottery, tile from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican pottery and ceramics, a pottery figure of Our Lady of Good Health from Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 2010.
N-13: Mexican pottery and ceramics, a pottery figure of Our Lady of Good Health from Tzintzuntzan, Michoacan, c. 2010.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the face of the Virgen. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the angel at the feet of the Virgen. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the back side of the bottle. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's. Photo of the top of the bottle with the clay stopper.
W-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery bottle in the form of Our Lady of Guadalupe from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

J-2: Native American Indian basket, Mission bowl with rattlesnake, c. 1920. Sumac with natural gold juncus in the rattlesnake design, which begins with the tail and rattles on the bottom of the basket and winds to the head of the rattlesnake on the side of the basket. 4" tall x 7" wide at middle x 4 3/4" diameter at mouth. Price: $2750. Closeup of bottom of Mission basket with rattlesnake. Photo of side of the Mission basket with rattlesnake. Photo of the bottom of the Mission Indian basket with the tail of the rattlesnake. Photo of the side of the Mission Indian basket showing the contiuation of the rattlesnake design ending with the head and fangs.
J-2: Native American Indian basket, Mission bowl with rattlesnake, c. 1920. Sumac with natural gold juncus in the rattlesnake design, which begins with the tail and rattles on the bottom of the basket and winds to the head of the rattlesnake on the side of the basket.

 

Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo Red-Mesa weaving, c. 1930-1940. The border shows a Tees Nos Pas influence. Very well woven with an eye-dazzler center design. Main photo. Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo Red-Mesa weaving, c. 1930-1940. The border shows a Tees Nos Pas influence. Very well woven with an eye-dazzler center design. A closeup photo of the edge of the weaving. Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo Red-Mesa weaving, c. 1930-1940. The border shows a Tees Nos Pas influence. Very well woven with an eye-dazzler center design. A closeup photo of the Red Mesa textile. Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo Red-Mesa weaving, c. 1930-1940. The border shows a Tees Nos Pas influence. Very well woven with an eye-dazzler center design. A second closeup photo of the Red Mesa. Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo Red-Mesa weaving, c. 1930-1940. The border shows a Tees Nos Pas influence. Very well woven with an eye-dazzler center design.
R-5: Native American Indian vintage textile, a Navajo Red-Mesa weaving, c. 1930-1940. The border shows a Teec Nos Pos influence. Very well woven with an eye-dazzler center design.

 

Mexican vintage devotional religious art, an exvoto, 1945. The exvoto expresses gratitude to Our Lady of Zapopan (a very famous and well-venerated image of Our Lady from a basilica near Guadalajara, Jalisco) who saved a man who had been shot by a drunkard after exiting a cinema with his wife. Closeup photo of the main scene of this Mexican vintage exvoto. Closeup photo of the text on the front of the Mexican vintage exvoto. Closeup photo of the back of the Mexican vintage exvoto painted on tin, giving an English translation of the text from the front of the exvoto.
K-3: Mexican vintage devotional religious art, an ex-voto, 1945. The ex-voto expresses gratitude to Our Lady of Zapopan (a very famous and well-venerated image of Our Lady from a basilica near Guadalajara, Jalisco) who saved a man who had been shot by a drunkard after exiting a cinema with his wife.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930. Ex-voto's are created as personal expressions of gratitude to God, Our Lady, or some saint for a favor received or a prayer answered. This wonderful ex-voto was created on behalf of Jubencio Rocha who had been jailed in Zacatecas, accused of a theft he did not commit. His mother, sure of his innocence, pleads to the Santo Nino de Atocha, and he is exonerated and freed! Condition is excellent. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide.  Main photo. Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930. Ex-voto's are created as personal expressions of gratitude to God, Our Lady, or some saint for a favor received or a prayer answered. This wonderful ex-voto was created on behalf of Jubencio Rocha who had been jailed in Zacatecas, accused of a theft he did not commit. His mother, sure of his innocence, pleads to the Santo Nino de Atocha, and he is exonerated and freed! Condition is excellent. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide.  Closeup photo of the man in jail. Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930. Ex-voto's are created as personal expressions of gratitude to God, Our Lady, or some saint for a favor received or a prayer answered. This wonderful ex-voto was created on behalf of Jubencio Rocha who had been jailed in Zacatecas, accused of a theft he did not commit. His mother, sure of his innocence, pleads to the Santo Nino de Atocha, and he is exonerated and freed! Condition is excellent. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide.  Closeup photo of the Santo Nino de Atocha. Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930. Ex-voto's are created as personal expressions of gratitude to God, Our Lady, or some saint for a favor received or a prayer answered. This wonderful ex-voto was created on behalf of Jubencio Rocha who had been jailed in Zacatecas, accused of a theft he did not commit. His mother, sure of his innocence, pleads to the Santo Nino de Atocha, and he is exonerated and freed! Condition is excellent. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide.  Closeup photo of the mother of the jailed man, praying to the Santo Nino de Atocha. Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930. Ex-voto's are created as personal expressions of gratitude to God, Our Lady, or some saint for a favor received or a prayer answered. This wonderful ex-voto was created on behalf of Jubencio Rocha who had been jailed in Zacatecas, accused of a theft he did not commit. His mother, sure of his innocence, pleads to the Santo Nino de Atocha, and he is exonerated and freed! Condition is excellent. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide.  Photo of the Spanish text on front of the ex-voto. Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930. Ex-voto's are created as personal expressions of gratitude to God, Our Lady, or some saint for a favor received or a prayer answered. This wonderful ex-voto was created on behalf of Jubencio Rocha who had been jailed in Zacatecas, accused of a theft he did not commit. His mother, sure of his innocence, pleads to the Santo Nino de Atocha, and he is exonerated and freed! Condition is excellent. Size: 9 1/2 inches high by 7 1/2 inches wide.  Photo of the English translation of the Spanish text.
O-4: Mexican vintage devotional art and folk art, an ex-voto painted on tin, Zacatecas, June 30, 1930.

 

I-2: Native American Indian basket, an Apache tus, or water jar, c. 1910. Tightly woven and covered with tar or pine pitch to make the jar waterproof. Size: 8" tall x 5" wide at widest part. Price: $350. A second view of reverse side of the Apache tus or water jar. A closeup view of the Apache tus.
I-2: Native American Indian basket, an Apache tus, or water jar, c. 1910. Tightly woven and covered with tar or pine pitch to make the jar waterproof.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco earrings, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of Mexican vintage silve jewelry, Taxco sterling silver earrings with fan-shape. Photo of back side of vintage Mexican silver earrings with fan-shape.
H-8: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling earrings with a fan shape almost like a peacock's expanded tail, 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling silver earrings with amethyst, c. 1940's. Closeup photo of vintage Mexican sterling silver earrings with amethyst. Photo of the back of the Mexican vintage silver earrings with amethyst.
H-4: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco earrings with amethyst, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Mexican or Guatemalan silver cross, c. 17th-18th century. This is a colonial era devotional cross showing significant indigenous, pre-hispanic influence. Main photo of cross. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Mexican or Guatemalan silver cross, c. 17th-18th century. This is a colonial era devotional cross showing significant indigenous, pre-hispanic influence. Closeup photo of silver cross. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Mexican or Guatemalan silver cross, c. 17th-18th century. This is a colonial era devotional cross showing significant indigenous, pre-hispanic influence. Closeup photo of silver cross.Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Mexican or Guatemalan silver cross, c. 17th-18th century. This is a colonial era devotional cross showing significant indigenous, pre-hispanic influence. Photo of back side of silver cross. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Mexican or Guatemalan silver cross, c. 17th-18th century. This is a colonial era devotional cross showing significant indigenous, pre-hispanic influence. Photo of the beads of the necklace part of the silver cross. Mexican vintage silver jewelry, a Mexican or Guatemalan silver cross, c. 17th-18th century. This is a colonial era devotional cross showing significant indigenous, pre-hispanic influence. Another closeup photo of the cross.
Q-2: Mexican or Latin American vintage silver jewelry, a beautiful silver cross, c. 17th-18th century.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a pair of sterling silver earrings, marked on the back "Sterling 925", c. 1930-40. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a pair of sterling silver earrings, marked on the back "Sterling 925", c. 1930-40.  Closeup. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a pair of sterling silver earrings, marked on the back "Sterling 925", c. 1930-40.  Back side.
T-9: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and vintage Taxco silver jewelry, a pair of sterling silver earrings, marked on the back "Sterling 925", c. 1930-40.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver neclace with small rose garnet beads, signed Los Castillo, c. 1950. Main photo. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver neclace with small rose garnet beads, signed Los Castillo, c. 1950. Closeup. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver neclace with small rose garnet beads, signed Los Castillo, c. 1950. Photo of clasp. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver neclace with small rose garnet beads, signed Los Castillo, c. 1950. Another closeup. Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver neclace with small rose garnet beads, signed Los Castillo, c. 1950. Photo of signature.
T-7: Mexican vintage silver jewelry and Taxco vintage silver jewelry, a sterling silver neclace with small rose garnet beads, signed Los Castillo, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque petatillo casserole dish with a lid, c. 1940. The petatillo hatch-work decoration which comprises the background of this piece is very, very fine! Closeup photo of one side of the petatillo Tlaquepaque pottery casserole with lid. Closeup photo of the second side of the petatillo pottery casserole with lid. Photo showing the lid of the Mexican vintage pottery petatillo casserole.
K-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque petatillo casserole dish with a lid, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage tin-work, a tin mirror with copper, c. 1950. Size: 25 1/2 inches tall by 15 inches wide. Beautiful floral decorations and wonderful stamping. Mexican vintage tin-work, a closeup photo of the tin mirror. Mexican vintage tin-work, a second closeup photo of the tin-work mirror.
L-3: Mexican vintage tin-work, a tin mirror with copper, c. 1950.

 

Mexican Tinwork canleabra, c. 1960. Closeup Photo of Mexican Tinwork Candlebra
Item A-4: Vintage Mexican Tinwork Candlelabra, c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tlaquepaque tile with Mexican rancher, 1920. Closeup of tile with Mexican ranch scene.
C-18: Mexican vintage pottery tile from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1920.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala plate, c. 1930. Closeup photo of Mexican pottery blue plate with bird
Item A-17: Mexican vintage pottery plate with wonderful bird and flowers, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a clay tree of life, c. 1950. Photo of the back of the pottery tree of life.
G-6: Mexican vintage pottery, tree of life from Metepec, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Closeup photo.Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Photo of sugar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Another photo of sugar. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Another photo of complete set. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30. This is one of the finest examples of Balbino's work that we have ever seen. Beautifully decorated with palm trees and animals chasing each other around the pieces! Signed on bottom of sugar, "B D Lucano". Photo of artist's signature on bottom of sugar.
N-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, creamer and suger set by famed artist Balbino Lucano, c. 1920-30.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a candle-holder in the form of an angel, attributed to the famous folk artist Heron Martinez Mendoza, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1970. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a candle-holder in the form of an angel, attributed to the famous folk artist Heron Martinez Mendoza, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1970. Closeup of angel's face. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a candle-holder in the form of an angel, attributed to the famous folk artist Heron Martinez Mendoza, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1970. Photo of angel's back.
N-8: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a candle-holder in the form of an angel, attributed to the famous folk artist Heron Martinez Mendoza, Acatlan, Puebla, c. 1970.

 

Mexican vintage folk art and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery 2-story apartment filled with Mexican tenants and with pigeons on the roof, by Candelario Medrano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1960. Main photo. Mexican vintage folk art and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery 2-story apartment filled with Mexican tenants and with pigeons on the roof, by Candelario Medrano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1960. Closeup photo. Mexican vintage folk art and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery 2-story apartment filled with Mexican tenants and with pigeons on the roof, by Candelario Medrano, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1960. Photo of side of apartment.
N-5: Mexican vintage folk art and Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery 2-story apartment filled with Mexican tenants and with pigeons on the roof, attributed to Candelario Medrano, Santa Cruz de las Huertas, Jalisco, c. 1960.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery plate with a wonderful bunny, Tlaquepaque, c.1930. 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. Very fine hand-painted decorations on this piece of vintage Mexican folk art.  Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery plate with a wonderful bunny, Tlaquepaque, c.1930. 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. Very fine hand-painted decorations on this piece of vintage Mexican folk art.  Closeup photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery plate with a wonderful bunny, Tlaquepaque, c.1930. 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. Very fine hand-painted decorations on this piece of vintage Mexican folk art.  Photo of back of Bandera-ware plate with bunny.
P-3: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Bandera-ware pottery plate with a wonderful bunny, Tlaquepaque, c.1930. 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.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The vase has wonderful Aztec designs and very fine petatillo (straw-like hatching in the background) in many areas. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The vase has wonderful Aztec designs and very fine petatillo (straw-like hatching in the background) in many areas. Closeup photo near base. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The vase has wonderful Aztec designs and very fine petatillo (straw-like hatching in the background) in many areas. Closeup photo near top. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The vase has wonderful Aztec designs and very fine petatillo (straw-like hatching in the background) in many areas. Closeup photo of signature on bottom of vase. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The vase has wonderful Aztec designs and very fine petatillo (straw-like hatching in the background) in many areas. Another photo of the entire vase.
R-1: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery vase from Tonala, Jalisco, c. 1930. The vase has wonderful Aztec designs and very fine petatillo (cross-hatching in the background resembling a straw mat or petate) in many areas.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a peacock bank from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Beautifully hand-painted with wonderful colors. Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a peacock bank from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Beautifully hand-painted with wonderful colors. Closeup photo of the peacock's head and crown. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a peacock bank from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Beautifully hand-painted with wonderful colors. Photo of the other side of the peacock. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a peacock bank from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Beautifully hand-painted with wonderful colors. Photo of the back of the peacock.
U-4: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a peacock bank from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery rooster from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Wonderfully glazed and very beautifully painted; this is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican fine/folk art!  Main photo. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery rooster from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Wonderfully glazed and very beautifully painted; this is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican fine/folk art!  Another photo of the Tlaquepaque pottery rooster. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery rooster from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Wonderfully glazed and very beautifully painted; this is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican fine/folk art!  A closeup photo showing head of rooster with small holes for toothpicks. Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery rooster from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940. Wonderfully glazed and very beautifully painted; this is an incredible piece of vintage Mexican fine/folk art!  A closeup photo of the rooster's tail.
U-6: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pottery rooster from Tlaquepaque, c. 1940.

 

Vintage Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of lovely pottery plates from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's. These are attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano (or his equally famous brother, Tomas Lucano). Main photo. Vintage Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of lovely pottery plates from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's. These are attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano (or his equally famous brother, Tomas Lucano). Closeup photo of one of the plates. Vintage Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of lovely pottery plates from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's. These are attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano (or his equally famous brother, Tomas Lucano). Closeup photo of the second plate. Vintage Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of lovely pottery plates from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's. These are attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano (or his equally famous brother, Tomas Lucano). Photo of the back sides of both plates.

V-4: Vintage Mexican pottery and ceramics, and Mexican vintage folk art, a pair of lovely pottery plates from Tlaquepaque, c. 1920-30's. These are attributed to the famous artist, Balbino Lucano (or his equally famous brother, Tomas Lucano).

 

Mexican vintage textile, Saltillo sarape c. 1910 Mexican Saltillo sarape with blue background c. 1910, closeup of center diamond Another closeup of center diamond on blue Saltillo sarape Closeup photo of blue sarape end stripe and fringe
C-3: Mexican vintage textile: Saltillo sarape, c. 1910. Beautiful sarape with blue back-field, woven of very fine wool with silk in the center and two end stripes.

 

Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1920. Woven of very fine wool with silk in the center diamond and side-bar decorations. Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, a closeup photo of the center diamond. Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1920. Woven of very fine wool with silk in the center diamond and side-bar decorations.  A closeup photo of one end of the Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1920. Woven of very fine wool with silk in the center diamond and side-bar decorations.  A closeup photo of the Saltillo sarape. Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1920. Woven of very fine wool with silk in the center diamond and side-bar decorations.  This is another photo of the entire Saltillo sarape.
L-5: Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1920. Woven of very fine wool with silk in the center diamond and side-bar decorations.

 

New Mexican vintage textile, a weaving from Chimayo, c. 1940. Main photo. New Mexican vintage textile, a weaving from Chimayo, c. 1940. Closeup photo of center of textile.
N-3: New Mexican vintage textile, a weaving from Chimayo, c. 1940. This is a wonderful small rug from the Southwest weaving center of Chimayo, New Mexico, where Spanish families have been weaving since the 1600's.

 

Mexican vintage textile, a wonderful Saltillo sarape, c. 1930. Very finely woven of wool with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars, and complete fringe. Main photo. Mexican vintage textile, a wonderful Saltillo sarape, c. 1930. Very finely woven of wool with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars, and complete fringe. Closeup of center. Mexican vintage textile, a wonderful Saltillo sarape, c. 1930. Very finely woven of wool with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars, and complete fringe. Closeup of one edge with fringe.
T-15: Mexican vintage textile, a wonderful Saltillo sarape, c. 1930. Very finely woven of wool with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars, and complete fringe. This piece has a wonderful wine-colored and rose field.

 

Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a rare Mayo weaving, c. 1930. Beautifully woven of wonderfully soft wool, and with vibrant colors of blue and brown. Main photo. Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a rare Mayo weaving, c. 1930. Beautifully woven of wonderfully soft wool, and with vibrant colors of blue and brown. Photo of center diamond. Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a rare Mayo weaving, c. 1930. Beautifully woven of wonderfully soft wool, and with vibrant colors of blue and brown. Photo showing one end of the Mayo textile.
R-2: Mexican vintage sarapes and textiles, a rare Mayo weaving, c. 1930. Beautifully woven of wonderfully soft wool, and with vibrant colors of blue and brown, making this a lovely and very elegant textile. The blue color is from indigo dye and is vibrant.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!  Main photo. Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!  Closeup. Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!  A second closeup. Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!  Another closeup. Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!  Photo of bottom. Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!  Another photo of pair.
T-14: Mexican vintage tinwork art (or tin art), a pair of candle stick holders with wonderful stamping, c. 1940. These are elegant!

 

Mexican vintage wood-carvings, a pair of burros with baskets across their backs, c. 1940. Closeup photo of one of the wooden burros. Closeup photo of wood burro, showing details of the basket.
D-7: Mexican vintage woodcarvings, a pair of burros with baskets across their backs, c. 1940. The carving on these is incredibly intricate and well-done.

 

Mexican Woodcarving, Guerrero Mask Guerrero Mask, closeup
Item A-9: Mexican Woodcarving, Guerrero mask of European king (the King of Spain?) with beard, c. 1930. The mask was used in the Pastorela Dance, and depicts a European king.

 

Mexican vintage devotional art, a wood-carving of the Madonna, with glass eyes and angels supporting her on the carved wooden base, c. 1900..
P-7: Mexican vintage devotional art, a wood-carving of the Madonna, with glass eyes and angels supporting her on the carved wooden base, c. 1900.

 

Native American jewelry, Navajo silver pin depicting a bird in flight, c. 1940. Closeup photo of Navajo bird-pin. Photo of back of Navajo bird-pin, showing attachment.
E-2: Native American jewelry, Navajo silver pin depicting a bird in flight, c. 1940.

 

Native American Indian textile, Navajo weaving, double saddleblanket with hearts, c. 1930's. Closeup photo of center of Navajo textile with hearts. Closeup photo of bottom of Navajo textile. Closeup photo of top of Navajo textile.
G-5: Native American Indian textile, a Navajo pictorial double saddleblanket, c. 1930's. This pictorial Navajo weaving features four beautiful hearts.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork, tin nicho with oil painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe, 1930's. Closeup of Mexican tinwork nicho with Our Lady of Guadalupe Another closeup of Mexican tinwork nicho showing closeup of Our Lady of Guadalupe
C-13: Mexican tinware nicho with oil painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe, c. 1900.

 

Mexican devotional art, wood carving of Our Lady of the Soledad, c. 1930. Closeup photo of the wood carving of Our Lady of the Soledad Another closeup photo of Our Lady of the Soledad
F-6: Mexican vintage devotional art, wood carving of Our Lady of the Soledad, Patroness of the City of Oaxaca, c. 1930. Signed by artist, Romero Gomez, who worked in Mexico City in the 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage silver jewelry, Taxco sterling silver necklace with silver balls, c. Closeup photo of Mexican vintage Taxco silver neclace with balls.
H-3: Mexican vintage silver jewelry, necklace from Taxco composed of silver balls (Watch out Frida Kahlo!), c. 1940's.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Fantasia-style plate with central pineapple, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. Closeup photo of Fantasia plate.
D-4: Mexican vintage pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930. Fantasia style with 5 different glazes, one for each color-element.

 

Mexican vintage straw-art, popote art or popotillo, picture of a man riding his burro through a village, c. 1950. Closeup photo of the straw-art picture of man riding burro through village. Close-up photo of the signature of the artist
F-10: Mexican vintage straw-art, popote art or popotillo, c. 1950. The picture is signed by the artist, A. Mendoza H., Guadalajara, Jal.

 

Mexican vintage tinwork mirror, c. 1950. Closeup of Mexican tinwork mirror, showing fine stamping.Another photo of Mexican tinwork mirror.
E-4: Mexican tinwork mirror, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage woodcarving, batea with stylized bird, Uruapan, Michoacan, c. 1920. Closeup photo of Uruapan batea with bird. Another closeup of Uruapan batea, showing face of bird. Uruapan batea with bird, photo of back.
D-1: Mexican wooden laquerware batea, Uruapan, c. 1920.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, square blackware casserole from Tlaquepaque, c. 1935. Photo of the side view of the Tlaquepaque casserole.
G-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a blackware casserole from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930's.

 

I-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque plate with pale green background and wonderful hand-painted artwork and a beautiful squiggle pattern around the outer edge, c. 1930. Closeup photo showing the hand-painted village scene on the Talquepaque pottery plate from Jalisco, Mexico. A closeup photo showing the border of the Mexican vintage pottery plate from Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, Mexico. A closup photo showing the signature stamped onto the back of the vintage Mexican pottery plate from Tlaquepaque.
I-12: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a Tlaquepaque plate with a beautiful light green background, not a very common glaze color, and wonderful hand-painted artwork. The plate has a beautiful squiggle pattern around the outer edge border, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery tourist jar with handles and fine floral decorations, 1940. A photo showing the second side of the Mexican pottery tourist jar. A photo showing the bottom of the Mexican vintage pottery tourist jar with signature.
I-10: Mexican vintage pottery and ceramics, a pottery tourist jar with handles and fine floral decorations, 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a nagual by famous Mexican folk artist Candelario Medrano, c. 1960's. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a nagual by famous Mexican folk artist Candelario Medrano, c. 1960's. A photo of the mouth of the nagual. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a nagual by famous Mexican folk artist Candelario Medrano, c. 1960's. A photo showing a side-view of the nagual. Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a nagual by famous Mexican folk artist Candelario Medrano, c. 1960's. A closeup photo of the nagual's face.
M-3: Mexican vintage pottery and folk art, a nagual attributed to famous Mexican folk artist Candelario Medrano, c. 1960's.

 

Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo Sarape, c. 1940. Wonderfully woven of fine wool with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars. Closeup photo of the vintage Mexican textile, a Saltillo Sarape. Another closeup photo of the vintage Mexican textile, a Saltillo Sarape. Another closeup photo of the Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo Sarape. A closeup photo of another part of the vintage Mexican textile, a Saltillo sarape. A closeup photo of the vintage Mexican textile, a Saltillo sarape, showing a very small hole.
K-7: Mexican vintage textile, a Saltillo sarape, c. 1940. Wonderfully woven of fine wool with silk in the center diamond and decorative side-bars, c. 1940.

 

Native American antique Indian basket, washo basket with stars around sides, c. 1910.Native American Indian basket, Washo basket with stars, closeup photo.Native American Indian antique basket, closeup of Washo basket's inside.
E-8: Native American antique Indian basket: Washo basket decorated with stars, c. 1920.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tlaquepaque blackware mugs, c. 1925. Closeup photo of Tlaquepaque mugs Closeup photo of Tlaquepaque mugs
Item A-12: Mexican vintage pottery, pair of Tlaquepaque mugs with handles, c. 1925

 

Mexican vintage pottery, turkey casserole with lid, Tlaquepaque c. 1930 Closeup of Tlaquepaque turkey casserole Closeup of Tlaquepaque turkey casserol with lid
Item A-15: Mexican vintage pottery, turkey casserole with lid, from Tlaquepaque, c. 1930


Mexican pottery tile of deer, Tlaquepaque c. 1935 Closeup of Tlaquepaque tile with deer
A-13: Mexican vintage pottery: Tonala burnished tile, c. 1930-40's.

 

Mexican wood carving, Olinala laquerware charger, c. 1940. Olinala laquerware charger, closeup. Olinala charger, another view.
Item B-6: Mexican vintage laquerware charger, Michoacan, c. 1930's.

 

Mexican vintage textile, Saltillo sarape with black background and colorful silk center diamond, c. 1940. Mexican Saltillo sarape, closeup of center diamond Mexican Saltillo sarape, closeup of decorative end stripe
C-2: Mexican vintage textile: Saltillo sarape, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage pottery, Tonala charger with exotic bird, c. 1920.Closeup photo of Tonala charger with exotic bird Another view of Tonala charger with exotic bird
C-4: Mexican pottery: vintage burnished charger, Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, c. 1930.

 

Mexican vintage textile, Saltillo sarape with colors of Mexican flag, c. 1940. Mexican Saltillo sarape with Mexican flag colors, closeup of center diamond Closeup of edge and fringes of Saltillo sarape in Mexican flag colors
C-5: Mexican textile: vintage Saltillo sarape, c. 1940.

 

Mexican vintage textile, Saltillo sarape with green background, c. 1940. Green Saltillo sarape, closeup of center diamond Green Saltillo sarape, closeup of end-bar with roses Green Saltillo sarape, closeup of side-bar and fringe
C-7: Mexican textile: vintage Saltillo sarape, c. 1940.

 

Native American antique textile, Navajo rug, c. 1930. Closeup of Navajo weaving, Red Mesa with storm pattern
C-16: Native American textile, Navajo storm-pattern rug, c. 1950.

 

Mexican vintage textile, Saltillo sarape with lime green and very intricate center diamond, c. 1915. Closeup photo of center diamond of lime sarape Another photo of diamond center of lime sarape Closeup photo of edge of lime sarape
C-19: Mexican textile: vintage Saltillo sarape, c. 1920-30.

 

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