Old Hopi pottery bowl by Nellie Nampeyo, 1896-1978.
The middle daughter of Nampeyo of Hano, Nellie carried on the family tradition of design.
Hand built with native clay, stone burnished slip, vegetal and mineral paints, pit fired.
This old bowl is 3 1/2" tall by 5" diameter.
Although it has no chips or cracks, the paint is worn from handling.