Vigil, Minnie – Polychrome Jar with Feather Pattern (1980’s)
Minnie Vigil is renown for her polychrome and highly polished pottery. This jar is fully polished red below the shoulder. Along the neck of the jar it is painted with red, white and black clay slips which are all matte. The design is a feather pattern and a cloud design below the shoulder. The jar is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair. It is signed on the bottom, “Minnie”. She is a sister to potters Gloria Garcia (Goldenrod), Lois Guiterrez and Thelma Talachy and an aunt to Jason Garcia.