Explore Mexican Ceramics, Hispanic Culture and more!

Ceramics and pottery in Mexico date back thousands of years before the Pre-Columbian period, when ceramic arts and pottery crafts developed with the first advanced civilizations and cultures of Mesoamerica. With one exception, pre-Hispanic wares were not glazed, but rather burnished and painted with colored fine clay slips. The potter's wheel was unknown as well; pieces were shaped by molding, coiling, and other methods.

Woman selling pottery items at the Feria de Texcoco, Texcoco, Mexico State

Vintage Tonala Mexico Pottery Pitcher Green with by retrosideshow, $175.00

Green Pitcher, vintage pottery from Tonala Mexico Pottery Pitcher~Image via retrosideshow,

Jar (Tibor) with Decoration of Pendant Garlands, 18th century Puebla Tin-enameled earthenware TALAVERA

Jar (Tibor) with Decoration of Pendant Garlands, century Puebla (Mexico) Tin-enameled earthenware TALAVERA

Colourful Mexican pottery, all handmade

If you've been to Playa del Carmen, you know that the downtown is mostly filled with little shops that sell woven blankets and tunics. It also has several Starbucks, a Lacoste Store, beach shops, and.

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