This younger potter, like all the Fragua family, is noted for storyteller figures.
This little mother and child is an example of her appealing style.
It is traditionally fabricated, by hand, of hand-gathered local clay, clay slips and plant-derived paint.
The baby is snugly swaddled, and the mother’s broomstick skirt is suggested with vertical texture.
As a gift for a new mother or grandmother, or a miniature collector, this is sure to be cherished.
As a gift for yourself, just because it has charmed you, it is sure to be cherished, as well.