Santa Clara Double Chamber Vessel with Twisted Rope Handle by Legoria Tafoya, c. 1970


Legoria was a sister of painter Pablita Velarde and an aunt of Helen Hardin, whose big reputations overshadowed this fine potter. Her pottery output was not large, making this unusual and gorgeous vessel rarer still. Signed “Legoria”.

Size 5″ tall x 9″ wide
Condition Excellent
Provenance A Santa Fe collection