Baca, Annie – Mini Bowl with Avanyu
Annie Baca is a daughter of Cesencia Tafoya and known for her miniature pottery. This bowl is very highly polished and tightly painted. Her works are typically three inches or smaller, which is classified as a miniature. The design on this bowl is a water serpent (avanyu), which encircles the piece. There are cloud designs above the avanyu. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Annie”. The glassy shine and tight painting create a beautiful and traditional Santa Clara bowl!