JOY NAVASIE Frog woman Vintage large vase MAGNIFICENT
The widest part and weighing 3 3/4lbs+. Joy Navasie (second Frog Woman - Yellow Flower) was among the most famous of Hopi-Tewa potters. She learned the skill from her famous mother Paqua Naha, the first Frog Woman. Joy was born in 1919 and recalls that she started making pottery when she was about 17 years old.. Paqua Naha, just a few years before she passed away, developed the white pottery style in the mid - 50s. Joy Navasie passed away in October 2012. Reportedly she had been in poor health for several years and was in an assisted living facility. I bought is pot in the early 1970s and either stored or displayed in excellent condition. This original Pot is a fine example of her work and a true investment. The item "JOY NAVASIE Frog woman Vintage large vase MAGNIFICENT" is in sale since Sunday, August 09, 2015.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery". The seller is "tab60" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, CZ, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, to Taiwan, TH, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, RU, IL, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, NO, SA, UA, AE, QA, KW, BH, HR, MY, CL, CO, CR, DO, PA, TT, GT, SV, HN, JM.
- Artisan: Joy Navasie "THE FROG LADY"
- Tribal Affiliation: Hopi