Header Top

Nav

Basket Total: £0.00 – Spend an extra £24.99 to qualify for free delivery.

Content

New Mexican Ceramics

Here we are showcasing our brand new selection of beautiful ceramic crafts from Mexico. Rarely seen in the UK or anywhere outside of Mexico, this is an excellent opportunity to own some truly remarkable pieces. We have traditional 'barro' style items that incorporate themes of the ancient Aztecs and Maya, absolutely stunning Catrina figurines and some beautiful Tree of Life sculptures.

CATEGORY SORT BY
SORT BY

30 items found

Large Catrina Ceramic No.1

Large Catrina Ceramic No.1

MEXSP001

£240

 

Made with the upmost of care and attention to detail in a small family workshop on the outskirts of Texcoco, the figures show the famous Catrina skeleton.

Approx: 42cm high
Unique item, please do not order more than one.
Due to the incredibly fragile nature of this item, it it is only available to buy by cash and carry or by special arrangement.
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Large Catrina Ceramic No.2

Large Catrina Ceramic No.2

MEXSP002

£240

 

Made with the upmost of care and attention to detail in a small family workshop on the outskirts of Texcoco, the figures show the famous Catrina skeleton.

Approx: 42cm high
Unique item, please do not order more than one.
Due to the incredibly fragile nature of this item, it it is only available to buy by cash and carry or by special arrangement.
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Large Catrina Ceramic No.3

Large Catrina Ceramic No.3

MEXSP003

£240

 

Made with the upmost of care and attention to detail in a small family workshop on the outskirts of Texcoco, these marvellous figures show the famous Catrina skeleton.

Approx: 44cm high
Unique item, please do not order more than one.
Due to the incredibly fragile nature of this item, it it is only available to buy by cash and carry or by special arrangement.
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Medium Catrina Ceramic No.4

Medium Catrina Ceramic No.4

MEXSP004

£144

 

Made with the upmost of care and attention to detail in a small family workshop on the outskirts of Texcoco, these marvellous figures show the famous Catrina skeleton.

Approx: 32cm high
Unique item, please do not order more than one.
Due to the incredibly fragile nature of this item, it it is only available to buy by cash and carry or by special arrangement.
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Medium Catrina Ceramic No.5

Medium Catrina Ceramic No.5

MEXSP005

£144

 

Made with the upmost of care and attention to detail in a small family workshop on the outskirts of Texcoco, these marvellous figures show the famous Catrina skeleton.

Approx: 32cm high
Unique item, please do not order more than one.
Due to the incredibly fragile nature of this item, it it is only available to buy by cash and carry or by special arrangement.
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Small Catrina Ceramics

Small Catrina Ceramics

MEX479

£60

 

These marvellous Catrina ceramic statues are a really special set of items. Rarely seen outside of Mexico, mainly because of the incredibly fragile and detailed nature of the work, each one of these Catrina skeleton ceramics is a wonderfully elaborate piece of art in miniature.

Approx: 20cm high
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Small Serpent Head

Small Serpent Head

MEX463

£15

 

These handmade 'barro' pottery serpent heads are based on those found in various temples across Mesoamerica. Commonly referred to as the Feathered Serpent, as Quetzalcoatl by the Aztecs and as Kulkulkan by the Maya, the heads are famously found adorning the Temple of the Feathered Serpent at Teotihuacan.

Mixed colours
Approx: 8cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Large Serpent Head

Large Serpent Head

MEX471

£32.40

 

These large, handmade 'barro' pottery serpent heads are based on those found in various temples across Mesoamerica. Commonly referred to as the Feathered Serpent or as Quetzalcoatl by the Aztecs and as Kulkulkan by the Maya, the heads are famously found adorning the Temple of the Feathered Serpent at Teotihuacan.

Approx: 24cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Small Sun Plaque

Small Sun Plaque

MEX451

£9.50

 

These charming little sun plaques are handmade in the traditional 'barro' style. Each one is fired in a small kiln before being carefully hand painted. They make for wonderful additions to any room, bringing with them a little of the Mexican sunshine.

Mixed colours
Approx: 10cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Small Sun And Moon Plaque

Small Sun And Moon Plaque

MEX452

£9.50

 

.These charming little sun and moon plaques are handmade in the traditional 'barro' style. Each one is fired in a small kiln before being carefully hand painted. They make for wonderful additions to any room, bringing with them a little Mexican flavour.

Various colours available
Approx: 10cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Mexican Sun and Moon Plaque

Mexican Sun and Moon Plaque

MEX457

£30

 

These beautiful ceramics are made in the traditional 'barro' style. Each sun and moon plaque is fired in a small kiln before then being carefully hand painted in marvellous warm colours. The plaques come with two small holes to thread string or rope for hanging on the wall.

Approx: 23cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Mexican Sun Maize Plaque

Mexican Sun Maize Plaque

MEX458

£30

 

These beautiful ceramics are made in the traditional 'barro' style. Each sun and maize plaque is fired in a small kiln before then being carefully hand painted in marvellous warm colours. The plaques come with two small holes to thread string or rope for hanging on the wall.

Approx: 23cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Triple Death Mask Large

Triple Death Mask Large

MEX453

£32.40

 

These high quality, hand painted masks depict a major Aztec preoccupation: the passage of time. Each layer shows a stage of a human's life: youth, adulthood and old age and death. The masks were traditionally worn during ceremonial events or placed upon graves.

Origin: Mexico

More Info

Small Aztec Moon Goddess Plaque

Small Aztec Moon Goddess Plaque

MEX455

£15

 

These small plaques depict Coyolxauhqui, a moon goddess. In this plaque she is shown lying on her side with her head, arms and legs chopped off from her body. She was killed in such a way because she attempted to launch an attack on her own mother.

Various colours available
Approx: 16cm ∅
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Arbol de Sencilla Tree of Life

Arbol de Sencilla Tree of Life

MEX475

£48

 

Made by a small one-man workshop in the colourful Mexican town of Metepec, these wonderful ceramics depict a Garden of Eden scene. A wonderful item for religious and secular appreciation that is indicative of the Mexican approach to colourful folk art.

Approx: 21cm × 22cm × 6cm
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Primavera Tree of Life

Primavera Tree of Life

MEX476

£48

 

Made by a small one-man workshop in the colourful Mexican town of Metepec, these wonderful ceramics depict a Tree of Life. Entitled 'Primavera' or 'Spring' for the bursts of vibrant colour used in each one. The scenes include small Adam and Eve figures on either side and a central snake with the apple of temptation in its mouth.

Approx: 18cm × 16cm × 5cm
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Padre de Dios Tree of Life

Padre de Dios Tree of Life

MEX477

£48

 

Made by a small one-man workshop in the colourful Mexican town of Metepec, these wonderful ceramics depict a Tree of Life. Entitled 'Padre de Dios' or 'God for Father' for the elements of Biblical iconography. The scenes include small Adam and Eve figures on either side and a central snake with the apple of temptation in its mouth.

Approx: 19cm × 17cm × 5cm
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Three Doves Cross

Three Doves Cross

MEX478

£48

 

Made by a small one-man workshop in the colourful Mexican town of Metepec, these wonderful ceramic crosses are adorned with colourful flowers and three doves. Each crucifix is made with a small font or stoup at the base which is traditionally filled with holy water for blessing.

Approx: 26cm × 15cm × 8cm
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Huehueteotl Statue

Huehueteotl Statue

MEX472

£32.40

 

These traditional 'barro' style pottery statues depict Huehueteotl, a Mesoamerican deity who figures in the pantheons of many pre-Columbian cultures.

Approx: 12cm ∅ and 14cm high.
Origin: Mexico

More Info

Mexican Fertility Idol

Mexican Fertility Idol

MEX462

£32.40

 

These powerful ceramics are made in the traditional 'barro' style. Each idol is fired in a small kiln before then being carefully hand painted. The figure depicted here is based on the goddess Tlazolteotl during the act of childbirth. She is shown with an ornate headdress and surrounded by snakes and serpent heads.

Various colours available
Approx: 18cm high
Origin: Mexico

More Info