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Rayvin Nampeyo (b. 1961) is a son of Leah Garcia Nampeyo, a grandson of Fannie Nampeyo, and a great-grandson of Nampeyo of Hano. He is a brother of James Nampeyo. This jar is a classic shape with a wide shoulder and a short neck. The jar is coil-built and fully polished. It is painted with bee-weed and clay slips. The design is a classic eagle tail pattern that extends just over the shoulder of the jar. The jar has very slight blushes from the firing. It is signed on the bottom, “Rayvin Nampeyo” and a corn plant for Corn Clan. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.