Mexican Guatemalan 19th Century Side Table F623

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The Last Piece from this Great Collection of Colonial Pieces from south of the Border. Unique Hand made Table from Either Mexico or the Guatemalan Area. Legs mimic a Reptile. Other carved Motifs include parrots, Pinwheels and Leaves. Drawers show major amounts of wear. The rear legs are of the same period and may have ...

Mexican Hand Painted Batea (Tray) M179

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Hand carved and painted Mexican Batea Tray circa 1930's 11.5" $67.50 Using the traditional technique of Quiroga, Michoacán, these bateas have been made in this village for over 450 years. The wooden platters were used for offerings, marriages, dance dramas, processions, parades, and for decoration. These bateas were hollowed out by way of meticulous carvings with small ...

Mexican Folk Art Relief Wood Carving Cathedral Scene M233

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Absolutely delightful naif genre scene of  a Mexican church or cathedral with a volcano in the background, rendered in low relief in a wood carving. It most resembles the outlines of Basilica of Guadelupe, sacred to Our Lady of Guadelupe, on the outskirts of Mexico City, with the volcano Popocatepetl in the distance, but must ...