Rustic Tarahumara Clay Pottery Vase -Antiqued (101bc5)
This authentic southwestern antiqued brown natural clay pottery vase made by hand by the Tarahumara Indians is a fabulous addition to any rustic, southwestern decor and comes from deep within the Sierra Madre Mountains.
This piece has been decorated with real rawhide lacing, resulting in a one of a kind clay piece with rustic charm. This Tarahumara pot is unused and comes with a tripod base made of rustic pieces of pine branches, wrought iron and rawhide lace for decoration.
This style of vase is unique in that it is the type of primitive Native pottery that Indian potters have made for centuries. Made by the pinch and coil method, Tarahumara Indian pots are made by hand without a wheel. The vase is formed by hand coiling clay for the shape of the vessel, then burnished with a piece of smooth wood or stone.Fired in and open pit fire, some pieces have scorch marks.
Perfect for southwest, western and country, cabin, ranch or lodge style. Southwest pottery is beautiful as a vase for dried flowers on a table centerpiece or shelf. Tarahumara Indian pottery is an excellent accessory for western furniture and southwest decor. For decorative purposes only, will not hold water.
Measures approximately 12" wide, 18" tall on stand, photo is representative
Authentic Native Handcraft, Tribe: Tarahumara