Tafoya, Camilio – Seedpot with Polychrome Bird and Cloud (1995)
1.25"w x 1.25"h
This seedpot by Camilio Tafoya is from 1995. It is fully polished and fully designed. There is a swirling bird on the top. On the sides are prayer feathers, clouds, and additional feather designs. The bottom is fully polished red. The colors, white, green, and blue, are all added from various clay slips. Camilio was living with Joseph Lonewolf, his son, at the time he made this. Joseph would give him the clay slips to use for the colors. The piece is signed on the bottom “Camilio”. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.
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