This Talavera ceramic tile is very colorful and is designed to be in a single line. Predominantly is the orange letter-C-like decoration with mostly an almond background, and dark blue inside the C. The pictures show the patterns when three tiles are put together in two different linear patterns for you to appreciate it better.
Mexican Talavera ceramic is the result of a mixture of cultures over the time. The Spaniards were influenced by Arabic pottery, they brought it to Mexico and the mixture of cultures gave as result these beatiful art in ceramic. This ceramic tile is just an example of the exquisite beauty the Mexican craftsmen put on each item they create. It is handpainted, this means that no two tiles are exactly alike! There might be small differences in size, weight and even the paintings. If you want to delight somebody special with an unique handcrafted gift, this is what you are looking for! This tile is special for small patches or entire wall decoration.
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