Medina, Elizabeth – Jar with Six Zia Birds, Flowers and Bear Lid

6.75"w x 10.5"h(w/ lid)

$ 550.00

This is an unusual Zia jar with a lid by Elizabeth Medina.  She is known for her traditional style of Zia pottery.  Each piece is coil built, painted with native clays, and native fired.  This jar has four different Zia birds around the neck.  Each one is highlighted with red or tan clay slips. They are surrounded by flowers.  Around the center is a rainbow band.  Below the shoulder, the jar is slipped red.  It is painted with two Zia birds, flowers, and petals.  The top of the jar has a lid with a red polished base and a bear on top with a bird and flower as the design.  The jar signed on the side “Elizabeth Medina, Zia”.