Zuni Pueblo Family of Owls

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Pueblo Potter Unknown
  • Category: Figurines
  • Origin: Zuni Pueblo, SHE-WE-NA
  • Medium: clay, pigment
  • Size:
    6-¾” tall; 6-¾” maximum width; 5-¾” diameter
  • Item # C4458i
  • Price: $1250

This Zuni Pueblo pottery owl figurine ensemble features an adult owl with two owlets perched on her wings. The large owl has a body diameter of 5-¾ inches, and rests on a flat bottom. Feathers are illustrated by thin curved lines. The eyes are large brown circles, outlined in orange, with eyelashes surrounding the eye. The beak is the typical style of Zuni owls, and the mouth is open. The two owlets mimic the larger one in design. The figurine is not signed with the name of an artist.


Condition: very good condition

Provenance: this Zuni Pueblo Family of Owls is from a client in Colorado

Recommended Reading: Dialogues With Zuni Potters by Suzanne Abel-Vidor

TAGS: Southwest Indian PotteryZuni PuebloHistoric PotteryPottery Figurines

Close up view of the top of this family of owls.

 

Pueblo Potter Unknown
  • Category: Figurines
  • Origin: Zuni Pueblo, SHE-WE-NA
  • Medium: clay, pigment
  • Size:
    6-¾” tall; 6-¾” maximum width; 5-¾” diameter
  • Item # C4458i
  • Price: $1250

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