Patricio, Robert – Jar with Interlocking Wind Designs
This is jar by Robert Patricio brings to life historic Acoma patterns. He is known for his classic forms and use of both traditional and pre-historic imagery. This jar is coil built and thin-walled. It has a classic water jar shape with a high shoulder and a sloping neck. The jar is painted with a complex interlocking wind patterns. There are two bands above the shoulder and two below. Robert is certainly one of the leading traditional Acoma potters working today which is evidenced by his stunning forms and complementary designs. The jar is signed on the bottom, “R. M. Patricio”.