This nice large pottery bowl features the famous black on burnished black decoration developed by the Native American artisan couple of Marie/ Maria and Julian Martinez of the San Ildefonso tribe in New Mexico. This piece features stylized feather designs around the top rim with concentric rings around the middle.
This larger sized bowl measures 5 3/8 high by 7 ¼ across. Nice pre owned condition with some wear, scratches as shown. The top rim has a slightly rough surface under the black as shown. I have tried to capture the condition as honestly as possible in the 11 images so please make sure to see them all. As always, my merchandise is guaranteed authentic and in the condition described.
The item "EARLY Maria Martinez Black Pottery Bowl FEATHERS San Ildefonso 1918-1925 SIGNED" is in sale since Thursday, October 08, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Pottery". The seller is "bennett_antiques" and is located in California. This item can be shipped worldwide.