Naha-Nampeyo, Cheryl – Seedpot with Hopi Birds
Cheryl Naha Nampeyo is a daughter of Shirley Benn and a granddaughter of Daisy Hooee. She is also a descendant of Nampeyo of Hano. This seedpot is fully painted with Hopi bird designs on each side. The birds are very detialed with their bodies consisting of various rain and cloud elements. The red areas are fully polished and the piece was traditionally fired. There are slight blushes from the firing. The seedpot is signed on the bottom in the clay, “C. Naha Nampeyo”.