Santa Clara boat shape blackware pot, by Helen Shupla
Santa Clara boat shape blackware pot, by Helen Shupla (1928-1985), a very well-known artist. Measures 6 1/2" long, 4 3/4" wide, and 2 1/2" tall. Helen Shupla is Santa Clara/Tohono O'Odham, and her favorite designs are avanyu, rain clouds, lightning, melon, kiva steps. This pot is in excellent condition, and signed on the bottom "Helen Shupla, Santa Clara Pueblo."
All of our Pueblo pottery is made with the coil and pinch method, made with clay the artists gathered, hand-polished, and traditionally fired. It will be double boxed with fully insured shipping.