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Legoria Tafoya Legoria was a sister of painter Pablita Velarde. She was the mother of noted potter Celes Tafoya. This jar has a round shoulder and an elongated neck. It is one of her few painted vessels instead of one that is carved. It is patined black-on-black with a sun, rain and cloud designs. The jar was fired to a glassy black coloration. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, Legoria”. It is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.