Roadrunner Pot

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Title

Roadrunner Pot

Description

This pot is made from an orange clay and has a wide mouth. The top half of the pot is painted white and with an image of an orange bird and a wheat-like plant painted in orange and a brown-black color
Eusebia Shije was born in 1930 and has been a prominent and skilled Zia Pueblo potter for approximately 60 years. All of her pots are hand coiled and smoothed to a flat surface. Many of her works incorporate Zia birds and geometric patterns.
'Eusabia Shije Zia' written in pen

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

Pottery
5.5" (height) x 7" (diameter)

Type

Pottery

Identifier

2019.9.13

Coverage

Zia Pueblo

Collection

Citation

Shije, Eusebia (1930-), “Roadrunner Pot,” Digital Collections From St Kate's, accessed April 20, 2024, https://omeka.reclaim.stkate.edu/items/show/4097.

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