Horsefeathers is said to have the largest grouping of various vintage styles of Mexican pottery and collectibles. Our website space is limited…..if you don't see your favorite collectible, please contact us with a description of what you are looking for and quite possibly we may have it. We love sharing our favorite category with you and hope you enjoy looking as much as we have enjoyed accumulating these lovely treasures.
#0278 Hand-Tooled Leather Travel Case
#9577 Oversized Olinala Tray
#9575 Oaxaca Drip Design Platter
#6639 Description: Early Peruvian Shipibo “Teapot” filled thru hole in bottom side. Circa 1940’s or older, quite a conversation piece in beautiful earth tones.
#6658 Primitive style, thick black pottery clay, covered bowl with exaggerated
#6599 Martinez Bird Candleholder in burnished earth tones. Signed “VMG”
#7340-1 Burnished light cobalt blue trimmed in a dark cobalt floral pattern.
#7340-2 Burnished vase – SOLD
#7340-3 Unusual burnished Tonala wedding jar pale blue, cobalt, and rust trim.
#7342 Various blue and white Oaxacan pottery, left to right:
#7345 Blue and white Fantasia teapot in very good condition. It has no markings and is 7 inches tall x 8 inches widest part
#7353 Assorted Gourds
#7375 Six cup and saucer demitasse sets in black/brown Tlaquepaque pottery
#7391 Unique Tlaquepaque demitasse square cups and saucers with multicolor
#7399 A grouping of Oaxaca drip-glaze plates circa the 1950-60’s and measuring 9 ½ to 10” diameter
#7418 Another grouping of drip glaze Oaxaca plates with terrific colors
#7423 Grouping of vintage hand painted and lacquered boxes from Olinala
Paper Mache Cat, Lion, and Fish
These whimsical pieces most likely are in very good condition and all are from
the Sermel workshop in Tonala. They appear to be created during the 1970's.
Cat is 18: T x 13" W, Lion is 13"L x 5"T, Fish is 14" L x 5" T.
Yellow incised trunk and stand. Brought from Olinala during the 1960's
Good vintage condition..A rare find!
32" L x 27" H x 16" W
Red and Black Incised Trunk
Imported sometime during the 1950's or 1960's, this lovely example of Mexican
incised work from Olinala is intricately covered with bird and animal designs.
Flawed only by a patch of missing incised overlay 4"x2" on the front of the
trunk, the remaining detail makes up for the lack of perfection. Seated on its
own frame, it measures a secular 32" H x 16.5" D x 26" W.
Vintage Olinala Red and Black Incised Tray
Vintage Olinala Red and White Incised Tray
Very unusual with multicolor Rayado technique included
14" x 21"
Vintage Olinala Incised Box
Excellent condition , 11"L x 5"W x 3"T
Ex Large Vintage Glass Tray
Rare size handmade tray in excellent condition, circa 1960's
Gold color and 22" Diameter
Vintage Yellow and Black Incised Gourds
Old Marquetry Pictures (2)
Exquisite examples of this craft and in near-perfect condition
Circa 1940's and generously sized 12" x 10"
Known to some as Oaxaca "drip glazed" , featured are a grouping of plum and white dishes circa 1950-60's, pieces sold individually
A set of 29 pieces of Tlaquepaque dishes featuring a pattern similar to the chintz we see on fabric. Tendrils, leaves, and flowers make this an appealing Cottage style pattern . Circa 1950-60's. Pieces sold separately.
Tea set for four including teapot and sugar bowl - charming Mexican scenes painted on white glazed background - cups have unique handles and the whole set has a "cottage feel" - Circa 1940's
Tlaquepaque coffee set for six including pots for sugar, milk, and coffee. Uniquely
decorated with pettily and charming Mexican scenes - in very good condition
Circa 1940-60's. Sold as a set
Brown and yellow coffee service set for four in Oaxaca "drip glaze"
Great condition and circa 1950-60's. Sold as a set
Set of six small green cups with simple black floral decorations - Cups measure 2" tall and saucers are 5" diameter - perfect condition and circa 1960's
Tlaquepaque plates tan background with each having a different scene from everyday life in Mexico during the 1950's - well executed and sizeable at 11" in diameter -
Vintage group of Tlaquepaque plates - small one is 6" diameter and has scene
painted on cream background - two larger plates are 10" diameter, intricately painted
and in very good condition - Each priced individually
Outstanding 3-piece coffee set in excellent condition, simple pattern - cream
background with blue and rust trim - circa 1950's
Vintage gourd in shades of blue and black, 6" x 5", circa 1950's
Small lacquered tray 6" Circa 1970's
Rare Oaxaca "drip glaze" pottery in shades of bright yellow and cream -
Most pieces in excellent condition - circa 1950-60's - priced individually or
as a set
Example of selection of Tzintzantzun pottery - a native, rustic type of handmade
Fabulous lights from the 1950's - appear to be huge candles when lit - glass globe measures 18" tall and complete sconce measures 38" tall - glass is an amber-gold color and both pieces are in excellent condition