Three pieces Santa Domingo Pueblo pottery. 1st item: Bowl with band of geometric decoration around exterior rim, signed Crucita Melchor Santa Domingo on base. 4-3/4" H x 10" Diam. 2nd item: Smaller bowl of similar design but with darker glaze, also signed Crucita Melchor, 3"H x 6" Diam. 3rd item: Olla or jar with scallop design at rim and double geometric band design to exterior, unglazed interior. Signed on base Dolorita Melchor, Santa Domingo Pueb. 4"H x 6" Diam. Note: Crucita Melchor, born 1932, and Dolarita Melchor, born 1937, are the daughters of renowned Santa Domingo potter Santana Melchor. Provenance: A Middle Tennessee collection, purchased by the consignor in the 1970s in New Mexico, directly from the artist. This lot is accompanied by a card from the artists. Condition: 1st item: A few hairlines to interior. 2nd item: Hairline to interior and a few scattered, minute flakes. 3rd item: Very good condition with minor wear.
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