2001-08 Tiny Pitcher with Whimsical Butterfly

Object ID:
2001-08

Artist:
Lena Charlie

Culture:
Kachina-Parrot Clan, Tewa

Dimensions:
2.375" h x 3.25" w

A tiny, pitcher with a whimsical monochromatic butterfly design, signed with the corn symbol of Lena Charlie, niece of “Old Lady” Nampeyo. For a larger pot by Lena Charlie, see 1998-04.

Purchase History:
Purchased on 9/10/01 on eBay from Don Ross, of Phoenix, AZ. A much larger pot, also by Lena Charlie and with a very similar design, was auctioned by Allard’s on 3/14/03 on eBay.