Aragon, Wanda – Small Open Bowl with Geometric Designs (1980s)
Wanda Aragon (b. 1948) is a daughter of noted potter Frances Torivio and a sister of Lilly Salvador. She is also known by her name in Acoma, Dzinats’ituwits’a. She is known for her traditional style of Acoma pottery. Each piece is coil-built using native clay, painted with bee-weed and natural clay slips. This piece is an open bowl. The outside is slipped red. The interior has geometric designs painted with bee-weed (black). It is signed on the bottom. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.