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Curios Tony
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur, Mexico

Curios Tony is perhaps the largest artesania store in Todos Santos and has a very extensive diversity of craft arts. The store has been converted from an old house about a block from the Hotel California. The entire property has been utilized as a display area.The house has a large coutyard with three outbuildings surrounding it. All is filled with typical traditional artesanias in quantity offering plenty of choice.
 
The following list will give an idea of the types of merchandise in stock. There is a very nice line of black clay pottery from Oaxaca and a very large selection of the colorful Talavera ceramic work. You can find at least two lines of furniture. One of these furniture styles is rustically made and decorated with hand carvings the other is made from palo de arco. A very extensive collection of alejibres is on display. Alejibres are the very fanciful and colorful animal and mythological figures hand made of wood and hand painted in finely intricate and colorful patterns.


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There are leather covered ceramic pieces and plenty of hand blown glass items. A lot of casual cotton clothing much of it embroidered is available. For plants there is a substantial number of ceramic pots in all sizes and shapes to choose from. You can find a room full of religious art and crafts. The store also carries some simple paintings; sconces; decorations for wall,  table or ceiling; statues and jewelry. The shop was formerly called Casa Franco.
 
That should give a rough idea of all that is available at Curios Tony. Lots for the entire family to check out.
 
The store is open every day from 10am to 7pm.


Curios Tony
Calle Juarez between Calle Morelos and Calle Zaragoza
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur, CP 23300 Mexico

Phone: (612)
145-0356

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Last Revision - 25 July 2008 - jat
Todos Santos, Baja California Sur, Mexico