Orange hues typically dominate authentic Hopi pottery. This water jar has it!
Coiled into shape, this sizeable Olla has an unusual pair of HANDLES, attached, old style, to well formed walls. An outstanding slip polish imparts all sorts of charm and dignity. The mineral paints are fast and, outside of a small lip chip (repairable), is in SHOWCASE condition. Signed Marcella.9.5″ x 9.5″, circa 1960. McGee Indian Den collection.
The unique handles honor those of ancestral artifact water jars. This jar has great formation and its own beautiful silhouette.
Sizable 9 1/2” will command attention with a half century of undisturbed patina. Authentic SHELF ART at a special price for limited time.