Tafoya, Camilio – Seedpot with Deer Family (1985)
The is a complex sgraffito seedpot by Camilio Tafoya. The seedpot was made in 1985 and it is fully etched with designs. It is very highly polished which creates a striking contrast with the matte and etched areas. The imagery is a deer family encircling the piece. The top has a cloud and rain design. The green and white are additional clay slips. The seedpot is signed on the bottom in the clay. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.