A small, traditional, hand built, jar pot of polished black pottery with a flared lip and bulbous body. The village of Mata Ortiz is a center for pottery making and known for a revival of the ancient Mesoamerican pottery traditions.
MAKER Nena Ortiz (Mata Ortiz, Chihuahua, Mexico)
MARKS Signed (base): Nena Ortiz/ 5/92.
DATE Dated 1992
DIMENSIONS Width 3.5 Depth 3.5 Height 2.75 in.
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