Navasie, Dolly Joe “White Swann” – Jar with Hopi Birds
Dolly Joe Navasie is best known by her name White Swann. She is the daughter of Eunice “Fawn” Navasie and a sister of Dawn and Fawn Navasie. This jar is coil built and painted with bee-weed (black) and a red clay slip. The jar has a series of Hopi birds and bird tails encircling the piece. The jar is traditionally fired to create the blushes. It is signed on the bottom, “White Swann”. It is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.