Tafoya, Camilio – Seedpot with Hummingbirds (1982)
The is a classic miniature by Camilio Tafoya. The seedpot is incised with Mimbres inspired hummingbirds as the design. Note on the top of the piece there is a single Mimbres bee! The seedpot has an unusual form but one which is certainly recognizable as Camilio’s. There are additional clay slips used to create the various colors. The seedpot is from 1982 and it is signed on the bottom in the clay. It is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.