A BEAUTIFULLY BALANCED AND VISUALLY STRIKING LARGE MIMBRES CLASSIC BOWL! This beauty measures a full eleven inches in diameter and a full six inches high and includes two ancient repair holes more common to the Maya. It dates from A.D. 900-1250 and is fairly amazing in its complexity. It is divided into four quadrants of beautifully balanced design. The first design element that “hits” the eye is a four pointed star made up of a broad white band. On further examination you will spot four rectan ...click for details
AN OUTSTANDING WORK OF ART FROM A TRULY TALENTED POTTER. This bowl is a generous ten inches in diameter and five inches tall and dates from the Classic Mimbres period of 950-1250AD. It has been re-assembled from several large pieces and has some professional restorataion to the white center area to decrease the size of the "kill" hole and improve the outstanding visual elements of the piece. The cracks remain on the exterior of the bowl. The slip is a pure white and the black mineral p ...click for details
Anasazi Tularosa Olla with Bird Handle, circa 1150-1275, 6" high X 6 3/4" across. This exquisitely designed pitcher has been broken and glued with 10-12% restoration mostly to its neck and bottom. The entire Bird Lug is original as is the surrounding neck area. There is a beautiful star pattern on top of the vessel. I love fantastic brush work and this piece has spectacular artistry. Note the wonderful scrolls in the neck. A classic Anasazi design on an outstanding vessel.