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2024 Summer Fine Art & Antiques (Day 1)

Sat, Jul 6, 2024 09:00AM EDT
Lot 485

3 Native American Pottery Items , incl. Elizabeth Medina 

Estimate: $400 - $450

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Three Native American pottery jars including: a Zia polychrome earthenware olla by Elizabeth Medina (b. 1954) Jemez Pueblo with roadrunner and geometric designs, signed on the base; a Navajo carved earthenware round jar with allover black pictorial decoration including Kachina, various animals and insects, musical instruments, nature, pottery and flowers, signed on the base T. S. JOHNSON, ACOMA, NM together with a tree pictorial; and an earthenware olla with carved and etched allover polychrome designs including feather, bird, and flower. Signed on the base "Da/B/T Acoma, NM" for Dora and Ben Torrivio. 6 3/4" H, 7 1/2" H & 9" H.  All 20th century.


Medina jar and Johnson jar overall very good condition. Large jar with minor scattered pitting or losses to black decoration to body and base.

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