Butterfly Pot

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Title

Butterfly Pot

Description

This piece is made from a light brown clay with an orange glaze. On the front of the piece is a carved butterfly surrounded by geometric designs above and below the butterfly.
Carol Vigil was bown in March 1960. She learned to make pottery from her mother, grandmother, and aunt. She has been making pottery since the 1980s and typically works with red clay decorated with sgraffito geomeric, floral, and animal designs.
"Carol Vigil Jemez" is carved on the right side of piece.

Publisher

St. Catherine University

Rights

This digital image may not be reproduced for any reason without the express written consent of St. Catherine University. Artwork available for faculty/staff use. Please contact the Catherine G. Murphy Art Gallery Director, Nicole Watson, at (651) 690-6637.
Private donation.

Format

2.5" (height) x 4" (diameter) x 3.25" (width)

Type

Pottery

Identifier

2019.9.15

Coverage

Jemez Pueblo

Collection

Citation

Vigil, Carol (1960-), “Butterfly Pot,” Digital Collections From St Kate's, accessed June 15, 2024, https://omeka.reclaim.stkate.edu/items/show/4080.

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