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Guatemalan Handmade Red-Tailed Hawk Ceramic Bird Figurine, "Red-Tailed Hawk"

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Mauricio Morales crafts a small ceramic bird figurine that features exquisite... more

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Mauricio Morales crafts a small ceramic bird figurine that features exquisite hand painted detailing. "The process for making these small animals was something I learned when I was small...since then it has become a passion of mine," says the Guatemalan artisan, adding that the bird sculpture is made for, "...all of those who love birds." He starts by mixing the clay and carefully shaping the figure, and then he adds aluminum legs and feet. After the bird is fired, he sands it, mixes his own colors and paints the figurine. The result is a charming, painstaking rendering of a red-tailed hawk, complete with curved beak, mottled breast, and red tail feathers.

  • 84 grams
  • 0.2 lbs
  • 10.5 cm L x 6 cm W x 7.5 cm D
  • 4.1" L x 2.4" W x 3" D

  • Ceramic, aluminum
  • Signed by the artist
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • May be used indoors or outdoors
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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62

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11/14/2020

"Beautifully crafted"

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How unique and beautifully created are these birds. This is a very gifted artist.

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04/04/2019

"A beautiful work of art..."

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This hawk has been exquisitely molded and hand-painted and is definitely a beautiful and unique work of art.

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11/28/2018

"Birds Rule"

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Love this little guy. Plan on buying more in the future.

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05/29/2021

"Beautiful!"

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I gifted this to my sister. I have purchased a hummingbird from the same artist and now she has a collection. She absolutely loved it! I highly recommend this item.

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05/21/2021

"Beautiful Peregrine"

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Just amazing the details on this Peregrine Falcon, the time spent to make it look realistic. I love this collection by Mauricio and have given many as gifts, all were very appreciated.

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05/21/2021

"Great piece for penguin lovers"

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Bought as a gift for my daughter for her penguin collection and she loved it. Very realistic and beautiful. Very nice, well made piece by Mauricio Morales.

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This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

Mauricio Morales has received a $250 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

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