Loading the content...
Navigation

No products in the cart.

HORSEHAIR POTTERY VASE BY JESSICA BILLY NATIVE AMERICAN

čReturn to Previous Page
Description

Description

Navajo potter Jessica Billy made this beautiful horsehair pottery vase.  Shimmery bands of colors complement the etched designs. A dream catcher is on the front. When firing the green ware and it is about 1600 degrees, horsehair is thrown on the pot. The horsehair burns when it touches the hot pottery, creating the unique marble effect. Each piece is one of a kind. Then the pottery is glazed and etched with designs.  Signed

3¬† 3/4‚ÄĚ tall x 3¬† 5/8‚Ä≥ long x 3¬† 5/8‚Ä≥ wide

Although Navajo potters learned the art of pottery making from the Pueblo people, they have developed their own distinctive pottery style.  Traditionally, Navajo pottery had little or no design.  The beauty of the clay and the markings, or fire clouds, from firing, was showcased.  Currently, Navajo pottery is not confined to traditional techniques and Navajo potters are experiencing new and creative approaches.  Some traditionally designed, some etched or painted brightly, and some thrown in the fire with horse hair, but melted pinon pitch should be applied on Navajo pottery to give it a glossy finish.

More Info

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Returns & Delivery

Returns and Exchanges

There are a few important things to keep in mind when returning a product you purchased.You can return unwanted items by post within 7 working days of receipt of your goods.

  • You have 14 calendar days to return an item from the date you received it.¬†
  • Only items that have been purchased directly from Us.
  • Please ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.

Ship your item back to Us

Firstly Print and return this Returns Form to:

Po Box 33114
Santa Fe, NM 87594


Please remember to ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.


For more information, view our full Returns and Exchanges information.

Related Products

Quick View

SANTO DOMINGO POTTERY NATIVITY BY ANGEL & RALPH BAILON

Kewa potters, Angel and Ralph made this beautiful Nativity.  Traditionally made and fired using an outdoor kiln.  Alluring colors and patterns.  This Nativity would be a wonderful addition to your collection of Native American art...
$250.00 Add to cart
Quick View

POTTERY BEAR BY PAUL AND DOROTHY GUTIERREZ SANTA CLARA PUEBLO

Exquisitely¬†crafted pottery bear by Paul and Dorothy Gutierrez from the Santa Clara Pueblo. ¬†Paul comes from a family of potters. ¬†Traditionally made with natural clay and fired outdoors. ¬† 2 3/4‚ÄĚ tall x 2 3/4‚Ä≥...
$52.00 Add to cart
Quick View

POTTERY STAR ORNAMENT BY RYLAND BAILON SANTO DOMINGO

Kewa potter Ryland Bailon made this lovely star ornament. Traditionally made and fired using an outdoor kiln.  Alluring colors and patterns.  This pottery star ornament would be a wonderful addition to your collection of Native...
$12.00 Add to cart
Quick View

POTTERY WREATH ORNAMENT BY RYLAND BAILON SANTO DOMINGO .

Kewa potter Ryland Bailon made this delightful wreath ornament. Traditionally made and fired using an outdoor kiln.  Alluring colors and patterns.  This pottery wreath ornament would be a wonderful addition to your collection of Native...
$12.00 Add to cart
Quick View

NAVAJO POTTERY VASE HUMMINGBIRD BY PAUL LANSING

The Hummingbird represents a messenger and a stopper of time.  This gorgeous hummingbird pottery vase is created by Navajo potter Paul Lansing.  Navajo pottery is is made through a process by which clay is poured...
$120.00 Add to cart
Quick View

SANTA CLARA PUEBLO POTTERY BEAR BY PAUL & DOROTHY GUTIERREZ

A charming addition to any art or pottery collection.  Paul and Dorothy Gutierrez from the Santa Clara Pueblo, made this pottery bear with natural clay.  Paul comes from a family of potters who make and...
$44.00 Add to cart
Quick View

STOCKING POTTERY ORNAMENT BY RYLAND BAILON SANTO DOMINGO

Kewa potter Ryland Bailon made this marvelous stocking ornament. Traditionally made and fired using an outdoor kiln.  Alluring colors and patterns.  This pottery stocking ornament would be a wonderful addition to your collection of Native...
$12.00 Add to cart
Quick View

ANGEL POTTERY ORNAMENT BY RYLAND BAILON SANTO DOMINGO

Kewa potter Ryland Bailon made this beautiful angel ornament. Traditionally made and fired using an outdoor kiln.  Alluring colors and patterns.  This pottery angel ornament would be a wonderful addition to your collection of Native...
$12.00 Add to cart
Quick View

POTTERY STORYTELLER BY ANISSA FRAGUA JEMEZ PUEBLO

This wonderfully painted storyteller was handmade by Jemez Pueblo potter Anissa Fragua and depicts a woman holding a child and a wedding basket.  Anissa uses both the coil method and pinch method to create her pottery...
$85.00 Add to cart
Quick View

KOSHARE POTTERY STORYTELLER BY JANETH FRAGUA JEMEZ PUEBLO

This wonderfully painted storyteller was handmade by Jemez Pueblo potter Janeth Fragua and depicts a koshare with 3 koshare children on his back.  Janeth uses both the coil method and pinch method to create her...
$198.00 Add to cart
Back to top