Ceramic Salsa Dish/Condiment Mexican Folk Art Potter Mauricio Martinez Red Green
- Beautiful Colorful Mexican Lead Free Salsa Dish Red & Green Colors
- Tall/Deep- 2 3/4" (including pedestals)
- Deep- 2 1/4" ( without pedestals)
- Wide/Diameter- 4 3/4"
- Spoon- 6" x 1 1/2"
- Mauricio is an award winning ceramist who had the honor of making the ceramic Key to the City of Morelia, Mexico,which was presented to Pope Francis.
- Capula, a town near Morelia, produces a glazed ware that has become popular recently, and is now one of the most commonly found in popular arts stores in Mexico.
- It typically has a painted design of small, formalized flowers made up of round dot petals painted in white slip on the natural red of the clay, then fired with a clear glaze.
- The flowers may be limited to a band or applied lavishly over the entire piece. The latter is frequently done with casseroles and flower pots.
- Forms include vases, dishes, casseroles and flower pots.
- This salsa dish/Condiment dish was hand painted with many rows of multi colors and is lead free.
- Beautiful for any home or as a gift for someone special.