Description: San Antonio Palopo Pottery Glazed Guatemala Signed Toucan. It is hand painted and stands 10″ tall x 12″ from head to tail. Has gorgeous vibrant colors of blue, green and orange. San Antonio Palopo is well known for its high quality ceramics. In excellent condition with no chips or cracks. See photos for details.
About Palopo Pottery:
There are two known groups working to create some of the most beautiful ceramics in the world. One of these groups is called (Ceramica Palopo) This cooperative was started when Ken Edwards, (famous for his ceramics) who came to Guatemala looking for clay. He decided to reside in San Antonio Palopo and pass on his knowledge to the Perez family. The Perez family learned the methods of Ken Edwards and also improvised with their own Ideas. They make designs such as, animals, cups, ashtrays and plates to name a few.
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