Gonzales, John – Plate with Double Avanyu, Feather Designs and Turquoise (1998)

8" diameter

$ 700.00

This plate by John Gonzales is from 1998.  John was well known for his plate and their intricately etched designs.  This plate is matte tan on the front and back.  In the center is a single piece of turquoise in a medallion. The medallion is surrounded by a tightly etched feather pattern.  There are two avanyu extending across the plate.  Each has a single piece of turquoise inset at the tip of the design.  The background behind the etched designs is a micaceous clay slip.  The plate is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.  It is signed on the back, “John Gonzales”.