Herrera, Rosita de – Bowl with Carved Cloud Designs (1980)
Rosita de Herrera is a daughter of noted Ohkay Owingeh potter Tomasita Montoya and a sister of Dominguita Sisneros. This bowl is coil built and it is polished red on the rim and base. The central band is fully carved and incised with cloud and rain designs. The designs are highlighted with red and white clay slips. It is signed on the bottom, “Rosita de Herrera”. It is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair. It is from 1980.