All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1073117
Anita Martinez was the granddaughter of Maria Martinez ( daughter of Adam and Santana ). She was not a prolific potter, and her work is quite rare. She worked in traditional shapes and designs and the pottery she made is some of the best -- perfectly executed and shaped, her finish rivals that of Popovi Da or Margaret Tafoya in Santa Clara. This pot is no exception, about 7" tall and 6" diameter, it is perfectly formed and the finish is a beautiful glossy deep black...