These stacked birds hail from Puebla, Mexico, and although the piece is unsigned, it is in the unmistakable style of the famous Castillo family that makes stacked animal candelabras and sculptures. This is a sculpture, not a candelabra, and this is the second one I have found in years of collecting and selling Mexican folk art. The stacked animals are not only hard to find in general, but ones like this that are sculptures only are rare. I love the simplicity of the vibrant blue color against a white-to-off-white background. Some spots where the glaze and paint have flaked away--this is likely from circa 1970s, so do expect wear. Place in a vignette with other old pottery from Mexico and the Southwest.
The piece measures about 8-1/2" long by 3" deep and about 8" tall. Weighs 1.12 pounds. Again, some areas along edges and points where the paint and glaze have flaked away.
Beautiful piece reminiscent of Old Mexico.
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