Barro Brunido Jewelry Box by Jose Antonio Mateos

Barro Brunido Jewelry Boxby Jose Antonio Mateos
Barro Brunido Jewelry Box by Jose Antonio Mateos
$89.95
Item Number: BBJAM415
Description
Barro Brunido, or "Burnished Clay" is one of the oldest known pre-Hispanic pottery techniques and the foundation from which numerous other clay techniques have been derived. Originally used as vessels to carry water, the creation process is a laborious one. It begins by selecting the clay and shaping the piece, which is left to air dry for up to a month. Next comes the first burnishing stage, where little by little the clay is moistened, then rubbedMore…
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Barro Brunido Jewelry Box by Jose Antonio Mateos
Barro Brunido Jewelry Box by Jose Antonio Mateos
5"L x 4 1/2"W x 2 1/4"H
Item #: BBJAM415
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$89.95
Materials
Fine contemporary ceramic art.
Helpful Information
  • Hand crafted by master artisan Jose Antonio Mateos at his home in Tonala, Mexico.
  • Due to the handmade nature of this item, colors and design may vary slightly.