Margaret Tafoya, Santa Clara Pueblo Blackware Jar – Avanyu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Tafoya (1904-2001)

(Maria Margarita “Margaret” Tafoya, Tewa: Corn Blossom)

Santa Clara Pueblo Blackware Jar – Avanyu, c. 1981

Finely carved in deep relief with a stylized Avanyu at shoulder under a polished finish.

Height 8 inches (20.3 cm)

Signed on base: Margaret Tafoya and with original retailers label from The Heard Museum.

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