It is 4" tall and 8" across in diameter at the widest. Due to its maker Its a rare piece indeed.It is in perfect condition with no chips cracks repairs or damage, barely any signs or use or wear as it was probably bought. From him & probably in its display case all its life! I think these folks were heavy buyers and made any trips to San Ildefonso as they recognized the quality of the work. The piece is incise signed Carlos Sunrise Dunlop San Ildefanso and is ca 1978. There were pieces available at the high-end shops in Santa Fe and around NM found online.
One larger piece at 1900.00, and the others, mostly smaller or similar jars, at 900.00 - 1500.00. This one is a good color with nice paint or Polychrome decoration & perfect. Its a scarce sweet piece and if you want a one of a kind piece from a great Artisans, this is it, great addition to any collection! Carlos Sunrise dUNLAP (1958- 1981).
San Ildefonso Pueblo, was the son of Carmelita Dunlap (the niece of Maria Martinez). Carlos was born in 1958 and died from a car accident in 1981. He started potting at an early age. Carlos was considered an excellent potter and pottery painter and destined to follow in Maria's footsteps.He is known for his classic poly chrome plates, his use of traditional designs on large pieces, and his creation of the Brown-on-brown ware to compliment Maria's beautiful Black on black ware. Due to his unfortunate demise his works are scarce and. They do not come up very often. The item "RARE CARLOS SUNRISE DUNLOP NATIVE AMERICAN POTTERY POT SAN ILDEFONSO 1958-1981" is in sale since Wednesday, February 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery". The seller is "mstiques" and is located in Bernalillo, New Mexico. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Uruguay.