Medina, Elizabeth & Marcellus – Jar with Birds, Rain Clouds and Lid
Elizabeth Medina is known for her traditional style of Zia pottery. Each piece is coil built, painted with native clays and native fired. This jar is intricately painted by her husband, Marcellus Medina. The jar has rain designs around the neck. On the body of the jar, it is painted with four different styles of Zia bird. Each bird has different wings and body shape. They are separated and surrounded by flowers. There is a stunning flow of design from next to base on this jar! The jar has a lid that is polished red and there is a bear on top with a Zia bird on the back. The jar is signed on the side “Elizabeth + Marcellus Medina, Zia”.