Wanda Aragon - Acoma
Award-winning Acoma Pueblo potter, Wanda Aragon is primarily known for her exquisite miniature pottery vessels. This piece is one of her larger pieces. Wanda was born in 1948 at Acoma Pueblo and is the daughter of renowned potter, Francis Torivio; sister of Lilly Salvador; and mother-in-law of Delores Aragon. Wanda utilizes Acoma clay for the pot and the slip. The black is rocky mountain bee plant and the orange and reds are vegetal paints from Acoma clay. Like all of her pieces, this one has extremely thin walls.
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