Tafoya, Camilio – Seedpot with Chipmunks (1995)
This seedpot by Camilio Tafoya is from 1995. It is the last series of pieces he made. It was fully polished and etched with five chipmunks. They are gathering nuts. It is whimsical in style and there is a playfulness to the designs. The various colors are derived from natural clay slips. It is signed on the bottom “Camilio Sunflower Tafoya”. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.