It is fine quality and would make the perfect addition to your collection or given as a gift! Garnet Pavatea was known as. From the Tewa Village on First Mesa on the.
Her dad, Dewakuku, was Hopi and her mother was Tewa. Following tradition, Garnet was of her mother's clan. Garnet had a long and productive career of pottery making and was a favorite of collectors of Hopi pottery.
She was an active potter from circa 1940 to circa 1981. She is best known and was fond of making plain red bowls and jars with triangular indentations around the rim as the sole decoration. Often, she made ladles to accompany her bowls. The Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff amassed a major collection of her work. She passed away in 1981.
Hopi-Tewa Pottery: 500 Artist Biographies. Garnet Pavatea Photo (Left) by Marc Gaedi, courtesy of Gregory Schaaf.Signed clay vase by Garnet Pavatea, dated 1965. Measures 5" tall, 6" diameter, 3" opening, 3" base diameter. Some surface scratches and discoloration inside the pot. Signature on bottom (missing T from faded aging). Note: Absolutely stunning, a rare find. If you have any questions, please let us know. Please check out our other items in our store; we are always adding new exquisite products. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out. Thank you for your business and God Bless America! The item "1965 Garnet Pavatea Hopi Indian Native American Clay Pottery Vase Corrugated 5" is in sale since Friday, February 10, 2017.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery". The seller is "tparkhill0924" and is located in Melissa, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.