WELCOME TO ANTIQUES AND MOORE! This listing is for a wonderful vintage Santa Clara Peublo black pottery vase, signed by Madeline Naranjo Tafoya. Native American Black on Black Pottery vase in excellent condition with no noted damage or flaws.Measures 4 3/8" high with a top diameter of 2 1/4", maximum width of 4" and the base is 2" in diameter. Tafoya Naranjo, Madeline (Santa Clara).
She was the cousin of the famous potter Margaret Tafoya. In her lifetime, she won many awards from the Santa Fe Indian Market, and the prestigious Governor's Award. Madeline learned her trade from her Grandmother and her aunt. She specialized in traditional Santa Clara black and red pottery. Madeline past away after a short illness in late December, 2002 at the age of 90.
Madeline was a legend in Santa Clara Pueblo Pottery and will be surely missed. The item "VINTAGE SANTA CLARA PUEBLO BLACK POTTERY VASE, sgd. MADELINE NARANJO TAFOYA" is in sale since Sunday, March 11, 2012. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Pottery". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Arlington, Texas.
This item can be shipped worldwide.