Tafoya, Madeline – Large Jar with Feather and Plant Designs (1980s)

6"w x 5.75"h

$ 400.00

Madeline Tafoya (1912-2002) was known for her carved and polished pottery.  This is one of her larger black-on-black painted vessels.  The jar has a sharp shoulder and it is painted with feathers and plant patterns.  The designs extend from the rim to the shoulder.  It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.  It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Madeline T.”