This charming sculpture is of a helicopter with wheels, a person on top of the vehicle appearing to want to perhaps see in, and through each of the three windows we see faces peering out. It does not have an artist mark, although it was made in Mexico. It is in the unmistakable style of Ocumicho pottery, which is generally vibrant and child-like in its execution. The sculpture came from the estate of a 90yo woman who owned many pieces of pottery that she bought in the 1960s and 1970s. This piece is medium in size. The colors are relatively vibrant yet with some ground in dust. I will give the piece a light cleaning before sending.
The sculpture measures about 5-1/2" wide by 2-1/2" deep and about 6" tall. Weighs 13 ounces. No major chips nor cracks, but quite rustic in its rendering.
Whimsical folk art.
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