These old trays are carved from one piece of wood,
then an enamel finish is applied and the brightly painted
flower designs are added. This one is in excellent condition
and shows fine workmanship. Beautiful border that is
not worn off as seen on so many. The paint colors are
bright with almost no wear. Wood is sound with no cracks
or splits. It measures 12 1/4" across. and is 1
I have handled so many of these bateas that I can
recognize the individual artists who painted them, even
if I don't know their names. This one was painted by
the artist that I call "Dark Flower" because
of the dark, almost black petals painted in some of
the flowers. This one is a perfect example of "Dark
The item will ship at 3 pounds for $11.50 postage.
Postage includes extra weight for packing, any excess
postage charged will be refunded to buyer's Paypal account.