Buff slip appears far less frequently amongst Maricopa potters.
|About the Artist||(1925-2005) This Maricopa potter was the daughter of the venerable Vesta Bread and the Mother-in-Law of Mabel Sunn.
She taught pottery classes in the mid-1990's at the Hoo-Hoogam-Ki Museum
|Medium||Painted pottery on exterior, paddle and anvil formed (black mesquite sap paint on buff clay made into buff slip). Iron oxide slip on jar's interior|
|Size||4 1/2" height X 5" maximum diameter|
|Signed||"Phyllis Johnson" in black underneath|
|Condition||Excellent to good, due to fade to decoration|