This truly breathtaking clay pot by acclaimed Zia Pueblo potters Elizabeth and Marcellus Medina showcases their talent as master potters of the Zia Pueblo. This exquisite piece comes to life using traditional methods of gathering/processing natural clay, vegetal and mineral paints, and through traditional firing methods.
The Medinas work in the traditional Zia style adding a contemporary edge through the detailed paintwork which shares the cultural heritage of the couple. Highly detailed representations of a traditional dancers is painted alongside floral and traditional designs and a single Zia bird enjoying nature. This expertly crafted bowl is a timeless work of fine art from Zia Pueblo's premier potters.
Bowl measures 4-1*4" long and wide, stands 4-1/2" tall Comes with certificate of authenticity.
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