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Talavera-Style Ceramic Skull Sculpture from Mexico, "Butterfly Friend"

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Friend to colorful butterflies, this skull is perfect for celebrating Halloween... more

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Friend to colorful butterflies, this skull is perfect for celebrating Halloween or Day of the Dead. The talented artisans of Mexico's Gamez Family create this striking sculpture, which is crafted from ceramic and painted entirely by hand in the traditional style of Talavera handicrafts.

  • 2.00 kgs
  • 4.4 lbs
  • 22 cm H x 20 cm W x 26 cm D
  • 8.75" H x 7.75" W x 10.25" D

  • Ceramic
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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12

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04/11/2020

"Outstanding example of great Mexican folk art"

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I have purchased several pieces by the Gamez Family and have been consistently impressed by the craftsmanship and creativity of their work. I look forward to seeing more of their wonderful creations on Novica.

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Butterfly Friend, Talavera-Style Ceramic Skull Sculpture from Mexico

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From Taberg, New York

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05/15/2021

"This is cherished."

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Colorful and fun. We all love this piece.

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02/24/2021

"beautiful talavera delight!"

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Love this pot, arrived packed superbly, but has a small chip on the rim. I will keep it.

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bright and happy

Best Uses

  • flowers on the deck

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01/04/2021

"Great colors"

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I collect pumpkins. Love the way this one looks in front of my fireplace.

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Colorful Pumpkin, Talavera-Style Ceramic Pumpkin Lantern from Mexico

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From Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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01/03/2021

"Beautiful!"

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This ceramic dove planter is so sweet and large size too. The colors are lovely and very well made. Happy with my purchase.

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Colorful Dove, Talavera-Style Ceramic Dove Planter from Mexico

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09/18/2020

"Beautiful!"

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I bought this for our table in our living room. It looks fantastic and very colorful. Well-made and beautifully painted. So happy with this purchase.

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Colorful Dove, Talavera-Style Ceramic Dove Planter from Mexico

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