Gutierrez, Denny – Wide Shoulder Faceted Melon Jar (1991)
Denny Gutierrez was known for his faceted melon bowls. This jar has a wide shoulder and 14 melon ribs extend from the rim to the base. Each rib is flat with a rounded section separating them. The entire piece is fully polished to a glassy shine. It was fired a deep black. The jar is from 1991. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Denny Gutierrez”.