1987-04 Acoma White Corn Bowl (not in collection)

Object ID:
1987-04

Artist:
Sandra Shutiva, Wilfred Garcia

Culture:
Acoma

Dimensions:
4.125" h X 6.50" w

Acoma corn bowl, white kolin clay, Shutiva Garcia. (Sandra Shutiva is daughter of Stella Shutiva and granddaughter of Jessie Garcia. Her husband is Wilfred (?) Garcia. The artist’s grandmother and mother were both famous for their white corrugated pots. Her husband learned pottery making from her mother, and they both are known for white pots with applique ears of corn such as this.

Purchase History:
Purchased on 10/9/87 from Adobe Gallery, in Albuquerque, NM. Deacquisitioned as a gift.