Paneled Bowl Featuring Kachinas

Tom Tapia

Paneled Bowl Featuring Kachinas, Pottery by Tom Tapia
  • Tapia pottery
Marked Down $1,100.00
Gallery Price $2,700.00
Title
Paneled Bowl Featuring Kachinas
Artist
Tom Tapia
Medium
Hand-coiled polished and carved pottery
Size
3 1/2" height X 6 1/4" maximum diameter
Signed
"Tom Tapia San Juan Pueblo N.M." incised on bottom
Condition
Excellent to very good. Petal edges are not uniformly smooth.
Provenance
JW, an estate from Texas
About The Paneled Bowl Featuring Kachinas

Eight petals extend beyond the bowl's exterior, each bearing a different kachina incised against a red field.

About Tom Tapia

(1946-2015) Tom Tapia was from San Juan pueblo. He was known for his polished and incised pottery vessels, both redware and blackware.

Cultures

American Indian

Medium

Pottery

Subject

American Indians

Keywords

Tom Tapia, Tapia pottery