Large Olinala Lacquer Tray "Birds and Butterflies"

Olinala Lacquer

Looking for the gift for that special someone who has everything? This breathtaking Olinala lacquer tray comes to our shop out of hundreds of years of tradition from the state of Guerrero on the Pacific coast of Mexico. This tray features beautiful detailed butterfly and bird images in both a relief pattern and in exquisite painted detail.

The tray measures 16 1/4" by 11 3/4". Olinala trays are quite durable and require only periodic treatment with furniture oil. For decorative use only.

Olinala in the state of Guerrero is the most important center of lacquer production in Mexico. Olinala lacquer traces its origins back to before the arrival of the Spanish and the techniques used today have survived largely intact from Pre-Columbian times.


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