Red Starr, Elmer – Mini Bowl with Bear, Bear Paws and Turquoise (1970s)

1.75"w x 1.25"h

$ 150.00

Red Starr (Sioux) was married to Santa Clara potter Harriet Tafoya and learned to make Santa Clara pottery.  This bowl has a round shape and it is fully polished red.  There is an etched bear and cub on one side.  The opposite side has two tiny bear paws, each inset with a piece of turquoise.  It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.  It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Red Starr”.