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Naturally Inspired

From low-fire, to high-fire ceramics, our artists make an assortment of pieces, ranging from practical items to decorative creations. Variety of both red clay and white clay pieces.

                                      
                        Please keep in mind that:                   
   -  All of our items are hand-made, and so the sizes in  the descriptions
      are  approximations.  
  Availability of colors and designs will depend on  the  artist and the 
      m aterials at hand.
  - Stands used to prop items up in the photos are  additional pieces,  not 
     included with the item. Can be purchased separately.
  - There is an 11.5% sales tax to add to the total of the  order.
  - Shipping and handling will depend on the item(s)  selected.
  - To place an order, please e-mail (puertoricanart.crafts@gmail.com) or
     call/text us (787-725-5596) to verify availability of items and receive a
     shipping  and handling estimate. 

Reynaldo Real      (Bayamón, P.R.)

Ceramic Figurines of Three Wise Men, Nativities, Vejigantes, and other Cultural Themes 

Uses both White Clay and Red Clay in his collection.

 

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A : Small Ceramic Three Wise Men (Three Kings) 

$14.00 each

2"L x 1"W x 2"H

He prepares the Three Wise Men in a variety of ways to represent the Puerto Rican cultural background.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what each figurine is holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture of the King holding it.

          1 - Taíno Indian Wise Men : The Taíno Indians were the original inhabitants of Puerto Rico.

          2 - Spanish Wise Men : The Spanish colonized Puerto Rico in 1493.

          3 - African Wise Men : The Africans were brought as slaves by the Spanish.

          4 - Jíbaro Wise Men : Jíbaros are the Puerto Rican countryfolk, who mostly work the land and wear straw hats.

          5 - Mixed Wise Men : A set incorporating all 3 races that comprise the modern Puerto Rican: African, Taíno, and Spanish.

Wise Men art is very popular in P.R. all year-round, not just during the Chrismas Season.  

B : Medium Ceramic Three Wise Men (Three Kings) 

$20.00 each

3.25"L x 1.25"W x 3.25"H

He prepares the Three Wise Men in a variety of ways to represent the Puerto Rican cultural background.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what each figurine is holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture of the King holding it.

          1 - Taíno Indian Wise Men : The Taíno Indians were the original inhabitants of Puerto Rico.

          2 - Spanish Wise Men : The Spanish colonized Puerto Rico in 1493.

          3 - African Wise Men : The Africans were brought as slaves by the Spanish.

          4 - Jíbaro Wise Men : Jíbaros are the Puerto Rican countryfolk, who mostly work the land and wear straw hats.

          5 - Mixed Wise Men : A set incorporating all 3 races that comprise the modern Puerto Rican: African, Taíno, and Spanish.

C : Large Ceramic Three Wise Men (Three Kings)  WE DO NOT MAIL THIS ITEM

$60.00 each

5.5"L x 3"W x 6.75"H

He prepares the Three Wise Men in a variety of ways to represent the Puerto Rican cultural background.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what each figurine is holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture of the King holding it.

These figurines are EXTREMELY fragile. We have mailed them in the past and they kept breaking. The neck is very thin; that is mostly where they broke off. It is for this reason that we do not mail this specific item. 

          1 - Taíno Indian Wise Men : The Taíno Indians were the original inhabitants of Puerto Rico.

          2 - Spanish Wise Men : The Spanish colonized Puerto Rico in 1493.

          3 - African Wise Men : The Africans were brought as slaves by the Spanish.

          4 - Jíbaro Wise Men : Jíbaros are the Puerto Rican countryfolk, who mostly work the land and                                                  wear straw hats.

          5 - Mixed Wise Men : A set incorporating all 3 races that comprise the modern Puerto Rican:                                                  African, Taíno, and Spanish.

This Item CANNOT BE MAILED.

This Item CANNOT BE MAILED.

This Item CANNOT BE MAILED.

D : Small Ceramic Nativities 

$14.00 each

1.75"L x 1.25"W x 2"H

He prepares the Nativities in a variety of ways to represent the Puerto Rican cultural background.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what Baby Jesus is holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture depicted.

          1 - Taíno Indian Nativity : The Taíno Indians were the original inhabitants of Puerto Rico.

          2 - Spanish Nativity : The Spanish colonized Puerto Rico in 1493.

          3 - African Nativity : The Africans were brought as slaves by the Spanish.

          4 - Jíbaro Nativity : Jíbaros are the Puerto Rican countryfolk, who mostly work the land and wear straw hats.

          5 - Mixed Nativity : A set incorporating all 3 races that comprise the modern Puerto Rican: African, Taíno, and Spanish.

E : Medium Ceramic Nativities 

$20.00 each

2"L x 1.75"W x 3.25"H

He prepares the Nativities in a variety of ways to represent the Puerto Rican cultural background.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what Baby Jesus is holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture depicted.

          1 - Taíno Indian Nativity : The Taíno Indians were the original inhabitants of Puerto Rico.

          2 - Spanish Nativity : The Spanish colonized Puerto Rico in 1493. (NOT SHOWN)

          3 - African Nativity : The Africans were brought as slaves by the Spanish.

          4 - Jíbaro Nativity : Jíbaros are the Puerto Rican countryfolk, who mostly work the land and wear straw hats. (NOT SHOWN)

          5 - Mixed Nativity : A set incorporating all 3 races that comprise the modern Puerto Rican: African, Taíno, and Spanish. (NOT SHOWN)

F : Large Ceramic Nativities  WE DO NOT MAIL THIS ITEM

$50.00 each

4"L x 3.5"W x 6.75"H

He prepares the Nativites in a variety of ways to represent the Puerto Rican cultural background.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what Baby Jesus is holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture depicted.

These figurines are EXTREMELY fragile. We have mailed them in the past and they kept breaking. The neck is very thin; that is mostly where they broke off. It is for this reason that we do not mail this specific item. 

          1 - Taíno Indian Nativity : The Taíno Indians were the original inhabitants of Puerto Rico. (NOT SHOWN)

          2 - Spanish Nativity : The Spanish colonized Puerto Rico in 1493.

          3 - African Nativity : The Africans were brought as slaves by the Spanish.

          4 - Jíbaro Nativity : Jíbaros are the Puerto Rican countryfolk, who mostly work the land and wear straw hats.

          5 - Mixed Nativity : A set incorporating all 3 races that comprise the modern Puerto Rican: African, Taíno, and Spanish. (NOT SHOWN)

G & H : Red Clay Taíno Indians 

By using the red clay, he closely ressembles the copper-colored skin tone of the Taíno Indians of Puerto Rico. They are described as being short, with straight-black hair, and walking mostly in the nude.

There are more combinations of gifts available (gifts are what the Wise Men are holding). He chooses a gift that relates to the culture depicted.

          G1 - Taíno Indian Wise Men, $20.00, 3"L x 1.25"W x 3.25"H

          G2 - Taíno Indian Nativity, $20.00,  2"L x 1.75"W x 3.25"H

          H1 - Taíno Indian Wise Men, $14.00, 2"L x 1"W x 2"H

          H2 - Taíno Indian Nativity, $14.00, 1.75"L x 1.25"W x 2"H

          

I : Medium Star Ornaments with

    Wise Men and Nativities

$14.00 each

3.5"L x 3.5"H

There are more garment colors available.

It hangs from a string.

The Wise Men shown in these ornaments, represent the traditional Wise Men that are described in the Bible. It is said that Melchior hailed from Persia, Gaspar from India, and Balthazar from Arabia.

The Gifts, however, are not traditional ones, but references to our Puerto Rican culture.

On the back: Puerto Rico - Bayamón (artisan's town)

                       Rey Real  (artisan's signature)

                       2020 (or the year it was made)

          1 - Gifts: El Morro Fort, Flamboyán Tree, and the

                         Taíno Cemí

          2 - Gifts: Vejigante Mask, Jayuya Sun, and

                         Rooster

          3 - Gifts: Box, Poinsettia, and Box

          4 - Gifts: Güiro, Cuatro, and Maracas

          5 - Gifts: Coquí Frog, Pilón, and Banana Ream

          6 - Regular Nativity

          7 - Wise Men with horizontal P.R. Flag

          8 - Wise Men with vertical P.R. Flag

          9 - Nativity with horizontal P.R. Flag

        10 - Nativity with vertical P.R. Flag

J : Mini Ceramic Star Ornaments

$6.00 each

2.25"L x 2.25"H

More colors are available for the Wise Men, Nativity, Angel, Fort, and Baby Jesus.*

It hangs from the gold string.

On the back:   Puerto Rico - Bayamón (artisan's town)

                         Rey Real (artisan's signature)

                         2020 (or the year it was made)

          1 - Three Wise Men*                 2 - Nativity                  3 - Angel*                       4 - Poinsettia with Coquí Frog

          5 - Fort with Coquí Frog*         6 - P.R. Flag, Rooster, and Coquí Frog        7 - Baby Jesus and Coquí Frog*            8 - Flamboyán Tree and Coquí Frog   

                     

          ish.

This Item CANNOT BE MAILED.

K :  Coquí Frog on Green Leaf

$14.00 each

4"L x 4"H

Item can hang from the wall (it has a string), or it can be placed on a flat surface.

L :  Sea Turtle

$12.00 each

3.5"L x 5.5"H

Item can hang from the wall (it has a string), or it can be placed on a flat surface.

M :  Large Coquí Frog

$18.00 each

4"L x 4.75"H

Item can hang from the wall (it has a string), or it can be placed on a flat surface.

Frog is available in other shades of brown.

N : Small Coquí Frog

$18.00 each

2.25"L x 2.5"H

Frog is available in other shades of brown.

O : Yagrumo Leaf Incense Holders

$10.00 each

3.75"D

Yagrumo Leaf available in reddish-brown, brown, and cream.

P : Small Incense Stick Holders

$6.00 each.

1.5"L x 1.5"H

The Coquí Frog (animal) comes in different shades of brown.

          1 - Coquí Frog (animal) and Taíno Coquí

          2 - Coquí Frog (animal) and Vertical P.R. Flag

          3 - Coquí Frog (animal) and El Morro Fort 

          4 - Coquí Frog (animal) and Horizontal P.R. Flag

          5 - Coquí Frog (animal) and Jayuya Sun

          6 - Coquí Frog (animal) and Utuado Sun (NOT SHOWN)

          

Q : Long Incense Stick Holders

$10.00 each.

1.5"L x 8.75"H

More colors are available.

          1 - Coquí Frog (animal) with 2 small Coquí Frogs

          2 - Coquí Frog (animal) and Taíno Coquí

          3 - Cemí and Jayuya Sun

          4 - Cemí and Caguana

          

          

R : Red Clay Taíno Indian Faces

$20.00 each.

4.25"L x 4.5"H

Hangs from wall. 

Artistic representation of the Taíno Indians of P.R. 

More colors are available.

          1 - Smoking Tabacco

          2 - Feathers as Earrings

          3 - Feather on Chin

         

          

          

S : Red Clay Taíno Cacique (Chief) Faces

$30.00 each.

Hangs from wall. 

Artistic representation of the Taíno Caciques of P.R. 

More colors are available.

          1 - With Tall Feather Headdress, 4.5"L x 7.25"H

          2 - With Short Feather Headdress, 4.25"L x 5.5"H

        

         

          

          

T : 3 - Horned Loíza Vejigantes

$20.00 each.

4.75"L x 7"H

Hangs from wall. 

More colors are available.

The Horns are made from a flexible plastic cord, so they do not break.

          1 - With Taíno Symbols on the Outfit

          2 - Without Taíno Symbols

        

         

          

          

U : 5 - Horned Loíza Vejigantes

$20.00 each.

4.75"L x 7"H

Hangs from wall. 

More colors are available.

The Horns are made from a flexible plastic cord, so they do not break.

          1 - With Taíno Symbols on the Outfit

          2 - Without Taíno Symbols

        

         

          

          

V : 3 - Horned Ponce Vejigantes

$20.00 each.

4.5"L x 6.25"H

Hangs from wall. 

More colors are available.

The Horns are made from ceramic.

          1 - With Taíno Symbols on the Outfit

          2 - Without Taíno Symbols

        

         

          

          

W : 5 - Horned Ponce Vejigantes

$20.00 each.

4.5"L x 6.25"H

Hangs from wall. 

More colors are available.

The Horns are made from ceramic.

          1 - With Taíno Symbols on the Outfit

          2 - Without Taíno Symbols

        

         

          

          

X : Spherical Ornaments

$10.00 each.

2.5"Diameter

Hangs from wall. 

More colors are available.

          1 - Hummingbird           5 - San Pedrito             9 - Utuado Sun                     13 - Garita (Fort)

          2 - Owl                            6 - Carpintero             10 - Caguana

          3 - P.R. Parrot                 7 - Coquí Taíno           11 - Coquí Frog (Animal)

          4 - Pájaro Bobo              8 - Jayuya Sun            12 - Vejigante Mask

                            

                              

          

        

         

          

          

Y : Taíno Petroglyphs

$12.00 each.

Hangs from wall. 

More colors are available.

          1 - Coquí Frog 1/2 Taíno, 1/2 Animal, 2.75"D

          2 - Utuado Sun, 4"D

          3 - Jayuya Sun, 3.5"L x 4"H

        

         

          

          

Z : Ceramic Magnets

$3.00 each.

Since they are ceramic, if they fall, they might break. 

More colors are available.

"Puerto Rico" is stamped on the back.*

          1 - Small Coquí Frog

          2 - Coquí Frog on Leaf*

          3 - Vejigantes*

          4 - House with P.R. Flag*

          5 - Garita with different designs*

         6 - Coquí Frog on P.R. Flag Surfboard*

         7 - Sailboat with P.R. Flag*

         8 - Taíno Symbols*