Blue Corn – Polychrome Jar with 25 Feathers (1970s)

3.5"w x 2.75"h

$ 650.00

This is a classic small jar by Blue Corn.  She is s certainly one of the most creative potters of her time with a varied use of clays and firing techniques to create her distinctive pottery. This piece has a sharp shoulder and sloping sides.  The jar is painted with 25 feathers encircling the piece.  The feathers are black while the vents or ends are slipped with an ochre-colored clay.  The piece was traditionally fired.  It is signed in the clay, “Blue Corn”.  It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.