Lot 170: A fine and very large Zuni Frog pot

A fine and very large Zuni Frog pot. Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, USA. Height 20"; Diameter 22".Probably made C. 1930s to 1940s, the huge olla with four raised frogs about the shoulder, the neck with typical designs, the body interspersed with painted butterflies and dragonflies. Dark brown on a cream slip. Possible area of repair to mouth, though may just be a firing flaw. Overall excellent. A rare example and a beautiful piece. Property of a New England Private collector, by descent

Price Realized: $9,500

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