Description

    Zia Polychrome Pottery Jar
    Circa 1920
    Height 8 1/4 in. Diameter 10 in.

    This classic olla has a concave base, globular body, and tapering neck. It is painted with two Zia birds, each within double rainbow bands edged with feather motifs. The birds are separated by large framed diamond elements whose interior is divided into quadrants. There is a narrow scalloped band at the rim and the typical red underbody.

    Provenance
    Bonhams and Butterfields, Sale 7477E, Lot 3336, December 8, 2003.



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    September, 2006
    29th Friday
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