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Art Pottery3659 of 4977Items my mom had and not sure what they are or where they came fromBJORN WIINBLAD PEACOCK LADY- 1959
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Posted 2 years ago

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Bootson
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I don't remember when I started collecting these Tonala. I don't know much about them but I imagine they were picked up by people vacationing in Mexico. I don't know if they are exclusive to Mexico or the history of the form. Usually well crafted and nicely painted animal subjects. I also like them because they are usually very affordable. A fun thing to collect.

I'm hope some of you art pottery or folk art collectors can add a few interesting comments.

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