Naranjo, Celestina – Small Jar with Mountain Design (1950s)

1.75"w x 2.5"h

$ 110.00

Celestina Tafoya Naranjo was a daughter of Pasqualita Tafoya and a niece of Sarafina Tafoya.  She began making pottery in the 1930s and continued through the 1980s.  This jar was originally purchased in the 1950s.  It has a round body and sloping sides.  It is painted with a triangular mountain design.  The jar is fired a deep black coloration. The piece is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.  It is signed on the bottom, “Celestina”.