Absolutely magnificent Turquoise lidded olla by top Mata Ortiz artist Hector Gallegos Jr. This delicate olla has a beautiful contemporary, well-balanced form and is decorated with Hector's trademark design of etched and painted minute details. This amazing pot has an inlaid turquoise stone. Hector Jr learned at young age pottery making from his famous parents Hector Gallegos and Graciela Martinez. His work has been included in many exhibitions and museums such as the Southwest Museum in Los Angeles California, The Museum Of Man in San Diego California, the National Museum of Folk Art in Mexico City. Take a look at the wonderful bird lid that perfectly matches the painted design. A true work of art!
Origin: Mata Ortiz
Dimensions: 10''Tall 24.5''Circumference