Amazing Black on Red Cookie Jar

Sadie Adams

Amazing Black on Red Cookie Jar, Pottery by Sadie Adams
  • Sadie Adams pottery
  • Hopi cookie jar
Savvy Price $1,250.00
Gallery Price $1,500.00
Title
Amazing Black on Red Cookie Jar
Artist
Sadie Adams
Medium
Hand-coiled redware with black slip design
Size
7" height (without lid), 8 1/2" (with lid) X 7" diameter
Signed
Sadie's flower in black slip underneath base
Date of creation
1967 Tag from Museum of Northern Arizona resides inside jar
Condition
Excellent
Provenance
Bo Ba
About The Amazing Black on Red Cookie Jar

Stylized bird design on both sides of this spherical jar is lyrical and perfectly proportioned.

About Sadie Adams

(1905-1995) Flower Woman signs with a 5 petal flower symbol, often with a dot in the blossom's center.

This Hopi artist was active creating pottery jars, bowls, lamps, tiles, cookie jars, plates, cup and saucers between 1930 and 1981.  Many examples of her pottery are held by the Museum of Northern Arizona. Her pottery won prizes at various competitive shows to include the Hopi Show and the Scottsdale National.

After her husband's premature death, Sadie supported her young children through the sale of her pottery.

Cultures

American Indian, Hopi, Women Artists

Medium

Pottery

Subject

Keywords

Sadie Adams, Sadie Adams pottery, Hopi cookie jar