Vintage Talavera planter toad, frog planter, Mexican folk art, frog decor, ceramic planter, Mexican pottery, frog lover, gift for gardener

$74.00

Here we have a Talavera pottery planter of a sitting frog, the typical white irises painted on front and sides. How fabulous would this be with the succulent plants "chicks and hens"? Or an aloe vera, or a geranium that blooms coral pink? This was filled with potting soil when I got it, so the planter has been used. Crazing in the interior and some parts of the exterior, and with any Mexican redware that is glazed, it is not going to last a lifetime. Over time the water will seep into the clay and begin to flake off the glaze and paint. But this piece has a ways to go. What I love most is the sort of blurry eyes and eyelashes. Definitely not a precision machine that did this paint, and that adds an enormous amount of charm!

Measures about 10' across by 9-1/2" tall and about 11" deep. The opening is 3-1/2" by 6", and there is one drain holes in the bottom. No chips although it does have a few imperfections in the original painting and glazing that let us know it is wholly handmade.

Toad-ally awesome!


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