Herrera, Rosita de – Large Bowl with Carved Cloud Designs (1970s)
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 a deep red coloration on the rim and base. It is the old red bowl 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 excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair. It is from the 1970s.