Native American HOPI Pottery LRG Seed Pot Eagle Tail Handmade by Karen Abeita. For your consideration is this beautiful hand built seed pot by Hopi artisan Karen Abeita. Karen is considered one of the finest young Hopi potters in the market. She has won many awards for her pottery art and is listed in most of the recent books on Hopi pottery.
This fabulous large seed pot features a gorgeous mosaic design and was all handmade the traditional way from start to finish. She particularly likes using some of the older designs on her pots -the Palhik Mana - (Butterfly Maiden) pottery sherds, feathers, eagle tail feather skirt, clouds, and song birds.
Measures approx 3 1/2" tall with a 8 1/2" diameter. Signed by the famous Hopi master potter.Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. Karen Abeita was born of a Tewa mother and Isleta father. All of Karen's pottery is completely traditional from gathering the clay from the Hopi Reservation to hand coiling, hand polishing , hand painting than firing the old fashioned way outdoors.
Karen works particularly hard on her outdoor firing techniques - aiming to have a certain warm glow with the use of fire clouds. Her work is some of the very finest produced at Hopi today. Her use of fire clouds to produce soft changes in hue in her works creates an exceptionally rich and warm design. Karen has won numerous awards including Best of Show, "Invitational, " Lawrence, KS.She is in all the major books recently published on Hopi pottery, including Gregory Schaaf's book HopiTewa Pottery 500 Artist Biographies. She has signed with her name "Karen Abeita" and her parrot clan hallmark. Thanks for looking and be sure to check out my store for more selections of authentic Native American jewelry and artifacts! If you like our products, please add me to your.
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Please notify us within 7 days of receipt for further instructions. Your satisfaction is our ultimate goal!Please allow up to 10 days for transit time, depending on your location. The item "Native American HOPI Pottery LRG Seed Pot Eagle Tail Handmade by Karen Abeita" is in sale since Saturday, October 14, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery". The seller is "pizzazz307" and is located in Made in USA. This item can be shipped to United States.