Zuni pictorial jar



This Zuni pottery jar with tadpole, frog and dragonfly images continues the tradition of pottery at Zuni in the 19th century. With a strong attribution to Catalina Zunie because of the specific style, it is considered one of the best examples of her work. This jar is in excellent condition, with minor wear on the rim.

 

Catalina Zunie was a very important potter at Zuni Pueblo, teaching pottery-making to Zuni children at a time when the skill was dying out. She is recognized as having been a master potter during 1920-1930s. 

 

"Marcy Burns"



Dealer Marcy Burns American Indian Arts LLC
Date: circa 1930s
Origin Zuni
Artist/Maker Catalina Zuni (attributed)
Measurements 8 3/4" diameter x 6 3/4" high
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Website http://www.marcyburns.com
Price $7200.
Contact Marcy Burns Schillay, 212-439-9257 or  info@marcyburns.com

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