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  • Small canister with lid with Day of the Dead skull Mexican folk art sugar skull designs by Texas Hill Country Ceramics.
  • Skull container with lid with hand painted Day of the Dead Mexican folk art designs.
  • Hand painted Mexican folk art Day of the Dead Skull container or canister with lid
  • Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico, this canister of hand painted sugar skulls represents the celebration.
  • Sugar skull canister with hand painted Mexican folk art designs.
  • This sugar skull container is decorated with a bright Mexican folk art design.

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Day of the Dead Skull Sugar Bowl or Container with Lid in Mexican Folk Art Original Design


Product Description

This skull canister is finished in a Mexican folk art design commemorating the Day of the Dead. The cylinder shape container is very detailed, several skulls are embossed the outer surface of the container and differ in size and position, a total of 6 skulls surround the entire container.  Each skull is hand painted with its own unique design. 

This canister with lid can be used in the bath to hold cotton balls, hair bands or even first aid bandage's, your imagination is the limit.
The canister is also great for the kitchen, it is a great size to use as a sugar bowl, it will hold an ample amount of tea bags, even sweetener packets. It is also great for keeping your candy stash safe on your work desk. 

The round cylinder measures:

  • 3 1/2 inches tall

  • 3 1/2 inches in diameter.

The decorative lid measures:

  • 2 inches tall from the edge of the inset to the top of the knob,
  • 4 inches in diameter, there is a lip that fits inside the top of the inside edge of the container.

This canister holds approximately 16 ounces comfortably. 

The container or lid are made of slip cast ceramics using a plaster casting mold. Each piece is kiln fired to utility use bisque. All hand painted designs on the canister are original and only non toxic lead free underglaze and glazes are used to finish the piece. This container and lid are dishwasher safe and food safe, the colors and design will not fade, flake or peel. This is a food safe container.

Please keep in mind each piece is hand made and has its own individual characteristics. Made in the USA.


  • After the order is placed this item ships from our studio in approximately 4-5 weeks.
  • Please allow for transit time after the order ships.
  • Ships USPS Mail.
Day of the Dead Canister & Lid - Made to Order Ships 4-5 wks
Made to Order - Ships in 4-5 weeks
Calculated at checkout