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Guatemalan Handmade Peregrine Falcon Ceramic Bird Figurine, "Peregrine Falcon"

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Mauricio Morales crafts a small ceramic bird figurine that features exquisite... more

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Mauricio Morales crafts a small ceramic bird figurine that features exquisite hand painted detailing. "The process for making these small animals was something I learned when I was small...since then it has become a passion of mine," says the Guatemalan artisan, adding that the bird sculpture is made for, "...all of those who love birds." He starts by mixing the clay and carefully shaping the figure, and then he adds aluminum legs and feet. After the bird is fired, he sands it, mixes his own colors and paints the figurine. The result is a charming and exacting depiction of a peregrine falcon complete with blue-grey coloring, mottled breast, and distinctive yellow hooked beak.

  • 83 grams
  • 0.2 lbs
  • 11 cm L x 5 cm W x 7 cm D
  • 4.3" L x 2" W x 2.8" D

  • Ceramic, aluminum
  • Signed by the artist
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • May be used indoors or outdoors
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central Americaicon info
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Reviews by Customers

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43

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11/14/2020

"Gorgeous crafted Bird"

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Details are beautiful and fine, a great keepsake for any collector of birds

Best Uses

  • Details are beautiful and fine, a great keepsake for any collector of birds

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Peregrine Falcon, Guatemalan Handmade Peregrine Falcon Ceramic Bird Figurine

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04/12/2020

"Stunning little work of art!"

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Thank you Mauricio for this stunning little work of art. I had purchased a different little bird for a friend and decided I needed one for myself. I am a Bowling Green Falcon... so this was a perfect choice. Always a joy when my Novica box arrives!

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Peregrine Falcon, Guatemalan Handmade Peregrine Falcon Ceramic Bird Figurine

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01/11/2021

"Annas Hummingbird"

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This was a Christmas gift for my sister. It is stunningly beautiful . The gift wrapping was amazing , absolutely beautiful . The hummingbird was packed so well , to ensure there wasnt any breakage. Above and beyond my expectations. The Worry Doll on the top of the package was adorabable.

Tags By Lisa

Stunning well packaged

Best Uses

  • Humming Bird lovers, Bird Lovers, Home decor

Purchased Item:

Anna's Hummingbird, Handcrafted Red-Headed Anna's Hummingbird Ceramic Figurine

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01/09/2021

"Such a beautiful bird! A gift for a friend"

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Thank you, Mauricio. My friend loves her little bird of happiness. I couldnt resist buying it for her... She is such a lover of birds. I have purchased many of Mauricios birds -- some for gifts and several for myself. Each one a true work of art.

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01/06/2021

"Gorgeous Colors and Nice Feel"

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With the metal legs, I can easily attach the piece anywhere I want without using anything to hold it. A great addition to my balcony. I hope the colors will not suffer from being outside.

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Resplendent Quetzal, Guatemala Handcrafted Ceramic Quetzal Bird Figurine

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12/27/2020

"A Lovely Bird!"

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I purchased this as a Christmas present for my wife. She loves it!

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Beautiful bird!

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Wife
  • Occasion: Christmas

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

Mauricio Morales has received a $250 microcredit loan with 0% interest.

This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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