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Polychrome Petite Pottery Olla

Miriam Nampeyo

About The Polychrome Petite Pottery Olla

The curvilinear bands of stylized bird's wings is perfectly balanced above a diagonal band of eagle wings below.  These designs function as a painted necklace first appearing at the base of the jar's neck and downward.

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Gallery Price $260.00

Item Location: Phoenix, AZ
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Description

The curvilinear bands of stylized bird's wings is perfectly balanced above a diagonal band of eagle wings below.  These designs function as a painted necklace first appearing at the base of the jar's neck and downward.

About the Artist

(Born 1956) Daughter of Elva Nampeyo, grand daughter of Fannie Nampeyo, Miriam was a member of the Corn Clan, active making pottery between 1970 and 1980. The Schaaf book referenced Miriam's preference for using eagle wing designs on her pottery.

Medium Hand-coiled, painted pottery
Size 4 1/4" height X 4" maximum diameter
Signed "Miriam Nampeyo" signed in dark slip underneath
Date of creation Circa 1980
Condition Excellent
Provenance JW, a Texas collection
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