Tafoya, Lee & Betty – Jar with Mesa and Wind Designs (1977)
This jar is a classic jar by Lee Tafoya and his wife, Betty Tafoya. Lee was the only son of Margaret Tafoya to make pottery. The jar was made and carved by Lee and then polished by Betty. The jar has a mesa and rain design with the wind blowing over the mesas. It is very deeply carved and highly polished. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Betty & Lee Tafoya”. It is dated from 1977. The jar is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.