Chavarria, Denise – Jar with Feather and Avanyu Designs

3.5"w x 5"h

$ 200.00

Denise Chavarria (b. 1959) is a daughter of noted potter Stella Chavarria and a granddaughter of Teresita Naranjo.  Each piece is coil built, carved, stone polished, and traditionally fired.  This jar is carved with a feather pattern around the neck.  There are fourteen feathers.  Around the shoulder is a classic avanyu (water serpent) design.  The jar is highly polished and fired a deep black.  It is signed on the bottom, “Denise Chavarria”.