No. L-222 - Olinala Lacquer
Lacquer Gourd Container - $48.00

This folk art gourd comes from Olinala, an area long known for its fine lacquerware. How they learned this craft iss lost to time, some say it was learned from Chinese Voygerers who came to Mexico long before the Spanish arrived. Here is a contntainer made of from a large gourd, the large one like this are the hardest to find. This one has beautiful art work and detail on both the bottom and the top. Colors are bright and colorful.

The gourd is in good shape with no damage with only a very minor and normal bit of wear mostly on the bottom.. On the underside there is a white line, this is not a crack, but some type of paint rub. It measures 10" wide by 7 1/2" tall.

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.



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