Naranjo, Barbarita Tafoya – Mini Jar with Rain Designs (1960’s)
Barbarita Naranjo was a daughter of noted potter Pasquelita Tafoya and a nice of Sara Fina Tafoya. This small jar is highly polished and painted black-on-black. There are rain and cloud designs. The jar is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Barbarita”. Her legacy continues in the pottery of her daughters Veronica Naranjo and Mary Scarborough and her nieces Cresencia Tafoya, Gloria Garcia, Minnie Vigil, and Lois Gutierrez.