Mexican Ceramic Pineapple/Lid Folk Art Hand Made #2
- Mexican Collectible Ceramic Pineapple with Lid
- Height- 6 3/4" (including Lid)
- Height- 3 1/2" ( without Lid)
- Wide- 3 1/2"
- The top of the pineapple has 3 flowers.
- Hilario Alejos Madrigal is a Mexican Potter from a small town in the state of Michoacan, known for his “pineapple” ceramic wares.
- The name comes from the original form created by his mother, potter Elisa Madrigal Martinez, who created punch bowls in the shape of pineapples.
- Alejos Madriga’s variations include bowls, candelabras and more, with the version done in a navy blue glaze be best known. Alejos Madrigal has won awards for his work, which is featured on the cover of large reference book Grandes Maestros del Arte Popular Mexicano by Fomento Cultural Banamex. (wikipedia)
- The pineapple has 2 beautiful yellow flowers and a red one on the top.
- This wonderful green pineapple is completely hand made/painted by Hilario.