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Last Chance Passed Lots Auction: October 28th, 2022

Mon, Oct 24, 2022 02:00AM EDT - Fri, Oct 28, 2022 03:00PM EDT
Lot 849

Navajo Polychrome Bud & Olla Signed Micro Pottery

Estimate: $200 - $400

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Featured in this lot is this polychrome painted bud and olla micro pottery from Navajo artist, P. Watchman. There are two pots in this collection with different designs to the construction of the pottery vessels. The first pot shows a bud pot design to the construction and is profusely decorated with symmetrical geometric patterns with micro carving work and micro polychrome decoration. The second potter vessel is a micro constructed olla pot with beautiful hand carved decoration and polychrome coloration. Both pots show the artist’s signature on the bottom of each vessel and a 'Navajo' marking on the bottom of the pot. The condition of these pottery vessels is good, with no obvious signs of damage. The measurements for the first pot are 3 1/4" x 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" and the olla pot measures 3 1/2" x 3 1/4" x 3 1/4".