Medina, Elizabeth – Long Neck Jar with Birds, Rainbows and Lid
This is a striking long neck jar 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 a long neck and a high shoulder. There are Zia birds painted on each side. There is a red polished rainbow over each bird. The birds are different in style Separating the birds are flowers and over each flower is a tan polished rainbow. The rainbows have rain and cloud patterns. The jar has a lid and the base of the lid is polished red. There is a small clay bear on top and a painted bird on the back of the bear. The jar signed on the side “Elizabeth Medina, Zia”.