Jemez Pueblo American Indian Pottery Corn Melon Vase - Virginia Ponca Fragua
Artist: Virginia Ponca Fragua (Jemez Pueblo)
Dimensions: 6 1/2" tall X 6" Wide
Description: Hand coiled Corn Melon Vase by Virginia "Ponca" Fragua of Jemez Pueblo! It has a cream colored slip with a stone polished finish around the rim and a corn design painted around the neck along with Rain pattern, clouds and mountains! The bottom half has a red slip with melon ribs and a stone polished finish! Ponca was taught by her grandmother Persingula M. Gachupin. She is related to Dominique Toya (Cousin), Maxine Toya (Aunt), Bertha Gachupin (Sister) and her mother Lenora Fragua.