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Native American Acoma Pottery Seed Pot - New Mexico

US$1,250
US$2,50050% Off

About

This unique polychrome Native American seed pot is round in form and decorated in an array of geometric shapes with a figural design on top. The colors are deep brown, reddish-orange, and cream. The top features a small hole for inserting seeds. Seed pots were designed to protect the seeds for next year's planting from rodents and insects. A wide-mouthed vessel like a traditional bowl, jar, or olla could not keep vermin out. So, seed pots were created with only a tiny hole that would allow one seed to be dropped in at a time. 3.25" Diameter 2.75" Tall

Details

  • Creator
    Acoma (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 2.75 in. (6.99 cm)Diameter: 3.25 in. (8.26 cm)
  • Style
    Native American (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Age-appropriate wear. Fantastic vintage condition.
  • Seller Location
    Oklahoma City, OK
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3382324792042

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    US$20 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 2-7 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Noble, OK
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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