MEXICAN BLACK CLAY POTTERY VASE FROM OAXACA
Black clay pottery is a style of pottery from Oaxaca, Mexicodistinguished by its color, sheen and unique designs. Oaxaca is one of the fewMexican states which is characterized by the continuance of its ancestralcrafts, which are still used in everyday life.
Black clay pottery or “Barro Negro” is made in San Bartolo De Coyotepec, a town thatis known throughout the world for its black clay pottery. Here, you will findskilled artisans who have developed a unique art form. Using traditional,time-honored techniques, they produce the world renowned Oaxaca black pottery.This pottery is unique in three ways. First, the smooth, dark clay used in itsmanufacture is found nowhere else. Second, the artist lovingly forms anddecorates each piece entirely by hand. And, third, the primitive butspecialized firing process contributes to the elegant beauty of thisdistinctive art work.
THIS AUCTION IS FOR AN AUTHENTIC BLACK CLAY POTTERY VASE FROM OAXACA, IT IS HANDMADE CARVED AND IT IS VERY BEAUTIFUL FOR DECORATION.
HEIGHT: 4 INCHES / 10.2 CM
WIDTH: 4.1 INCHES / 10.5 CM