Santa Clara / Taos Pueblo Native American Indian Pottery Bird Vase - Bernice Naranjo (Various)
Artist: Bernice Naranjo - ( Taos Pueblo )
Dimensions: 6 1/2" Tall x 3" Wide
Description: Traditional hand coiled "Bird/Flower Jar" pottery from Taos Pueblo by award winning artist Bernice Naranjo. This piece is spectacular! There sre flower vines with 2 birds sitting in the branches around the perimeter! These are all sgraffito etched into the pottery! It also has a fluted rim! Wow! Bernice uses all natural pigments for her paints and gathers her clay twice a year from Pueblo land. She specializes in traditional and contemporary pottery. She is a self taught artist. She is the mother of Dusty Naranjo who is also a noted potter and her grandson is Jonathan Naranjo who is also an award winning potter! Signed with her hallmark.