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Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
2376
Lot:
329
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$646$550

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar, Hopi, c. first quarter 20th century, probably by Nampeyo, the seed jar form with highly stylized geometric and feather devices in black and red-brown on a cream-colored slip, (broken in half and re-glued, much surface loss), ht. 5 1/4, dia. 13 in.

Provenance: Mary Krippendorf.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

feather devices, Mary Krippendorf, Demography, Hopi, Hopi tribe, Nampeyo, Pottery, Puebloan peoples

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