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The Tonaltec Pottery History

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This is a clay gourd that taken the shaped like a jug and have cinnamon color appearance and stand at 13 ¾ x 8 inches. This pottery were part of the Tonaltec pieces that have been a high recognition for a long time for the traveler and historians in the seventeenth century. The Tonaltec pottery is generally known in Mexico as “Guadalajara earthenware” which taken after a major city name nearest were it make. The Tonaltec pottery are make distinction between earthenware of water and earthenware of fire based on the differences in function and decoration the artist tried to make. The Tonaltec pottery is make of the burnished or greased clay and was fire once then is bathed in glaze and leave to be fire twice before it finish. The purpose of this
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