Pottery Antique Acoma Frog Design
This antique Acoma pot features 3 dimensional Frog designs on it. The potter covered the pot with White slip. He or she added the designs with Black and Red slip. You will find bird designs on opposite sides. And the frog appear like handles. The potter painted the top rim with Black slip.
Traditional Acoma pottery comes from the Pueblo in New Mexico. The pottery usually features very thin walls, a desireable characteristic. Most artists create their pottery using hand coiled techniques. They often use Black, White and Red slip colors.
A previous owner had this Bowl in a collection. You will see some staining/discoloration on the inside and on the bottom. You will see some pencil marks on the bottom. Structurally, this piece remains in very good condition.
This pot stands almost 2.5″ high. At its widest point it measures 3.75″. The top opening measures 2″ in diameter.
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