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Ceramic dinner plates, 'Zacatlan Flowers' (pair) - Artisan Crafted Ceramic 12-inch Dinner Plates (Pair)

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Artisan Crafted Ceramic 12-inch Dinner Plates (Pair), "Zacatlan Flowers"

byPedro Tecayehuatl: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (68)
Flowers blossom with an exuberant feast of colors on plates designed in the... more

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Flowers blossom with an exuberant feast of colors on plates designed in the Talavera style of the state of Puebla. The motifs are painted by hand over the ivory-color ceramic plates with a palette that includes yellow-orange, blue, and green flowers over a crisscross network of dots and crosses. Bordered by a black honeycomb, this pair of plates comes from the 'Zacatlán Flowers' collection designed by Pedro Tecayehuatl.

Talavera is a distinctive art form brought to Mexico by artisans from Talavera de la Reina, Spain. The ceramic artisans of Puebla, Mexico then incorporated Chinese designs, thus creating the blue and oyster-white patterns traditionally associated with Talavera Poblana. Today there are also more "contemporary" designs that include yellow, green, orange, mauve, black and red.

National and international conventions require that a rigorous procedure be followed in the elaboration of authentic Talavera-style ceramics. Each individual piece will be slightly different, and therefore a unique work of art.

  • 2.00 kgs
  • 4.4 lbs
  • Each: 4 cm H x 30 cm Diam.
  • Each: 1.6" H x 11.75" Diam.

  • Ceramic
  • Hand wash only
  • Signed by the artist
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Not for use in microwave oven
  • Food safe
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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Kent

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07/17/2021

"great artisan"

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always of the best quality, packaging perfect never damaged items

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Zacatlan Flowers, Artisan Crafted Ceramic 12-inch Dinner Plates (Pair)

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Barbara

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02/05/2020

"I love these plates!"

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I am in love. I have been looking at and collecting Talavera -- most vintage. These plates however are new. The colors are more brilliant and deep; the plates are solid and smooth; and though I did not think I would say this I love them more. I kissed the plate this morning just because it is so beautiful! These 12 inch dinner plates are large and would make wonderful serving plates also. I have the bowls too and love them also!

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Zacatlan Flowers, Artisan Crafted Ceramic 12-inch Dinner Plates (Pair)

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Joanne

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07/18/2021

"Stunning artwork!"

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I am proud and very grateful to have two of Pedros pieces for our new kitchenware after losing everything in a CA fire last year. I lived in Spain and in Mexico as a student and have always appreciated the artistry of Talavera-style pottery. The design is intricate, the colors true and gorgeous; the pieces are elegant as weight belies the sturdiness of the pottery. Everything was expertly packed. Will be ordering more... thank you, Pedro.

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Kent

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07/17/2021

"excellent artisan"

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great designs and quality

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Tezihutlan Flowers, Hand-Painted Floral Ceramic Bowls from Mexico (Pair)

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Kent

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07/17/2021

"beautiful art and design"

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excellent artisan, great compliment to dinner set excellent packaging

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Kent

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07/17/2021

"love this artisan"

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colors and designs the best , packaged excellent

Purchased Item:

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