ITEM#: 14163052This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Maya warriors appear this stunning ceramic vase replica from Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza. The imagery on the handcrafted vase replicates that found in ancient temples.
- Colors: Red, brown, black, yellow
- Materials: Ceramic
- Pattern: Maya hieroglyphs
- Does not hold water
- Dimensions: 6.5 inches high x 3.5 inches diameter
Story Behind the Art:
Oscar Rodolfo Mendoza says, 'I love my country and our handicrafts are a reflection of El Salvador. I'm strongly attracted to the Maya culture and pre-Hispanic ceramics. It would be a shame if this tradition were lost, so we teach new artists the ancient techniques. We don't only craft objects that are pretty. They are linked to history and the ancient Maya culture, one of the most important in the history of humanity. Despite the centuries, ours is a culture that is still alive.'
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Worldstock Country||El Salvador|
|Dimensions||6.5 inches high x 3.5 inches diameter|
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