White Turtle Salt Pepper Shakers
White Turtle Salt Pepper Shakers hand crafted by the famous Emilia Castillo. This fabulous pair of salt and pepper shakers is made from ceramic and painted with silver to represent a turtle. The larger shaker measures 1 1/2″ inches tall by 4″ inches long by 2 1/2″ inches wide. The smaller shaker measures 1″ inch tall by 3 1/2″ inches long by 2″ inches wide.
Mexico Artist: Emilia Castillo
Daughter of the famous Mexican silversmith, Antonio Castillo, home décor and jewelry designer Emilia Castillo has a following and reputation that spans the globe.
As a child growing up in Taxco, Mexico, master silversmiths in her family’s legendary workshop surrounded Emilia. She has since developed a patented technique of fusing pure silver to porcelain, a beautiful and unique result that is a signature of her pieces.
All of Emilia’s pieces are made of natural materials such as lapis lazuli, jasper, turquoise, malachite, onyx, porcelain and silver. Her designs are hand-crafted in the workshop at her ranch in Taxco.