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Mexican Frogs & Lizards

These beautiful hand-painted wall ceramics are incredibly vibrant and represent Mexican folk art at it's very best. Although we have entitled this page Frogs & Lizards the ceramics are, in fact, Frogs & Salamanders, the difference being that lizards are reptiles whilst salamanders are amphibians ... anyhow ... enough of the biology class ...
 
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Ceramic Wall Frogs (roughly 25cm x 20cm)
Hand painted

Guanajuato is a beautiful mountain colonial town in central Mexico northwest of Mexico City. The name of the city means "Place of Frogs" in the local Tarascan indigenous language and the frog is the city's official pet. These wall mounted ceramic frogs are painstakingly hand-painted in brilliant, velvety, high contrast tones. They're stunning to look at and cost next to nothing to feed.
 
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SORRY - All of out frogs have been sold - we expect to be uploading more at the end of June

Frog FS664

Frog FS664
SOLD

Frog FS702

Frog FS702
SOLD

Frog FS703

Frog FS703
SOLD

Frog FS704

Frog FS704
SOLD

Frog FS706

Frog FS706
SOLD

Frog FS707

Frog FS707
SOLD

Frog FS708

Frog FS708
SOLD

Frog FS709

Frog FS709
SOLD

Frog FS710

Frog FS710
SOLD

Frog FS720

Frog FS720
SOLD

Frog FS721

Frog FS721
SOLD

Frog FS722

Frog FS722
SOLD

Frog FS724

Frog FS724
SOLD

Frog FS725

Frog FS725
SOLD

Frog FS726

Frog FS726
SOLD

Ceramic Wall Salamanders (roughly 25cm x 25cm)
Hand painted

Salamanders have long been important in the folklore and mythology of many different countries around the world. Fantastic powers have been attributed to them throughout the ages and they are still held in high esteem in Mexico. As with the frogs above, these wall mounted ceramic salamanders are intricately hand-painted in bold, velvety tones and make superb low-maintenance pets.
 
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Salamander LS720

Salamander LS720
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Salamander LS808

Salamander LS808
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Salamander LS812

Salamander LS812
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Salamander LS816

Salamander LS816
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Salamander LS820

Salamander LS820
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Salamander LS821

Salamander LS821
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Salamander LS823

Salamander LS823
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Salamander LS824

Salamander LS824
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Salamander LS827

Salamander LS827
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Salamander LS828

Salamander LS828
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Salamander LS829

Salamander LS829
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Salamander LS830

Salamander LS830
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Salamander LS831

Salamander LS831
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Salamander LS832

Salamander LS832
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Salamander LS833

Salamander LS833
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The Mexican Hammock Company provides a regular source of income to many small rural communities in southern Mexico. The provision of a local income and investment in small-scale local enterprise often alleviates the necessity for younger people to move away from their families and friends to high population centres in search of employment. The net effect is often a strengthening of the rural community and stimulation of the local economy.