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Garnet Pavatea Native American Hopi Polychrome Pottery


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About the Artist:

The outstanding 20th century Hopi potter, Garnet Pavatea (1915-1981) was one of the most talented Hopi potters of the second half of the 20th Century. Her potting is impeccable, her painting precise, her polish is out of this world good. She perfected a style all her own, drawing many design elements from ancient Sikyatki pottery.


  • One dish features a geometric design.  The other features a Sikyatki bird.
  • Culture/Tribe: Hopi
  • Signed on Bottom:  Garnet Pavatea
  • Measurements: 8″ long x 4.25″ wide

Hopi pottery polychrome plates

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