Micaceous Black Storage Jar by Lonnie Vigil, Nambe Pueblo

October 14, 2012By Lyn Fox No Comments

Lonnie Vigil singlehandedly revived and then reinvented the glory of Nambe Pueblo Micaceous pottery. The only potter working with micaceous clay to ever win the prestigious Best of Show award at the SWAIA Indian Market in Santa Fe (2001), Lonnie has long excelled at large pottery masterpieces. This stunning gunmetal black jar is a superb … Read More

San Ildefonso Polychrome Jar, c. 1910

October 14, 2012By Lyn Fox No Comments

San Ildefonso Polychrome Jar, c. 1910. Slipped white to the bottom with fancy mid-body designs, this lovely jar has exceptional provenance. It’s rag wiped slip helps to date it to post-1905, the year that Martina Vigil introduced Cochiti rag-wiped slip to San Ildefonso potters, largely ending the more tedious stone polishing.  Provenance: the Whiteside collection … Read More

Zia Storage Jar with 4 Birds, c. 1880’s

August 30, 2012By Lyn Fox No Comments

This is a a wonderful jar, built heavy for pueblo home use, with great patina, fire clouds and 4 parading mid-body birds from Zia pueblo. It is definitely 19th century and has had ethnographic use. The surface is warmly worn and patina’d, but not too much; all designs are intact with some minor surface wear. … Read More

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August 20, 2012By adminProcess No Comments

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