Vintage Hopi Poly Chrome 9x7 Pottery Bowl by Priscilla Namingha Nampeyo c1970s

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Vintage Hopi Poly Chrome 9x7 Pottery Bowl by Priscilla Namingha Nampeyo c1970s RARE

This vintage Hopi Poly Chrome Pottery Bowl was created by the renowned artist Priscilla Namingha Nampeyo. This striking 9x7 inch bowl showcases a harmonious blend of colors and traditional Hopi design elements. 

This piece is part of a private collection that is being sold (watch for more pieces in the near future). The owner's father purchased many of his Hopi artwork pieces, over a forty year period, directly from the Native American artists/potters.

Date/Circa: 1970s (the best we can determine)

Approx. Size: 9" W x 7" T

Approx. Weight: 2 lbs, 15 ozs

Sold as is. No warranty from the Seller. No Returns.

CONDITION NOTE: Used, but in overall very good vintage condition. This piece does not appear to have any  chips, cracks, hairlines, crazing, or repairs that I can see or feel (see pictures). Since these are vintage pieces of art, they do come with natural imperfections that add to their character (zoom into photos to look for any imperfections). Does not come with any original boxes, packaging, or any related paperwork. Will be packed carefully and insured for safe shipping. See detailed (zoom-able) pictures to know what you are purchasing. 

Short Biography of the Potter:

Priscilla Namingha Nampeyo hails from a celebrated lineage of Hopi-Tewa potters, tracing her ancestry back to the renowned Nampeyo family. Priscilla Namingha Nampeyo was born in 1924 in the Hopi village of Hano, Arizona. Her mother was Rachel Namingha Nampeyo and her grandmother was Annie Healing Nampeyo.

She has continued using the Sikyatki revival designs taught to her by her relatives. 

Priscilla's work is known for its harmonious fusion of traditional Hopi design elements and innovative techniques. She has a keen eye for balancing modern aesthetics with the timeless beauty of Hopi pottery. Her pieces have been featured in numerous exhibitions and publications, earning her recognition as a master of her craft.

By acquiring this Vintage Hopi Poly Chrome Pottery Bowl, you're not only owning a remarkable piece of art but also becoming a custodian of Hopi cultural heritage as interpreted through the hands of a skilled artisan. This bowl serves as a testament to Priscilla Namingha Nampeyo's artistic prowess and her commitment to preserving the legacy of Hopi pottery.