Popote & Talavera Plate

Popote & Talavera Plate
Sale $81.75
Reg. $109.00
Item Number: POP002
Description
The pictorial art of popote, popular during the 1920s and 1930s, is still practiced by select dedicated craftsmen around Mexico City and by the Nahua Indians of Puebla, Mexico. This particular example is from the Nahua indigenous people, who construct the mosaics out of tiny straws, pressed down one-by-one onto wax-covered and hand-painted Talavera plates. The straws themselves are a type of grass, not usually more than 1 mm diameter, dyedMore…
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Popote & Talavera Plate
Popote & Talavera Plate
10 1/2" Diameter
Item #: POP002
Eligible for free ground shipping on orders over $99.95.
Reg $109.00
Sale $81.75
Save $27.25 (25%)
Helpful Information
  • For display purposes there is an eyelet on the back of every plate for hanging on a wall.
  • Due to the handmade nature of this item, colors and design may vary slightly.