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This color photographic postcard features a Mexican man sitting on a chair at the front of a pottery store. He has a large vase on his lap and is hand painting it. He is surrounded by pottery on the ground and hanging from the ceiling. Three people are in the back of the store. Handwriting and printed text is on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Mexico, Pottery, Men, Decoration and ornament--Mexico, Potters, Artisans, Correspondence, Los Angeles (Calif.), Portland (Or.)
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Anderson, Deanna, "Postcard: Pottery Painter" (1965). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 843.
Pottery Painter, One of the many pottery shops along Avenida Revolucion (Main Street) where you can buy hand-painted pottery, a native skill of Mexico. Buenas Dias Senorita, We're in Tijuana! Having fun. We have been seeing many of Gery's friends etc. & relaxing. Stopped at Laguna Beach yesterday. Stayed with Gery's grandma in San Diego last nite(sic). Greet Tom. Need to talk, miss you & to you about your trip. Love, Kathy. Miss Deanna Anderson 4925 S.W. 19th Dr. Portland, Ore. 97201