BEAUTIFUL HOPI INDIAN POTTERY TILE BY LILIAN NAMINGHA

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 07, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House
THIS BEAUTIFUL HOPI INDIAN POTTERY TILE WAS CREATED BY LILIAN NAMINGHA. SHE IS THE SISTER OF PRICILLA NAMINGHA, DEXTA QUOTSKUYVA, AND THE SECOND CLOSEST IN LINEAGE TO THE MATRIARCH OF HOPI POTTERY "NAMPEYO OF HANO". SHE IS NOTED IN THE AMERICAN INDIAN ART SERIES ENTITLED "HOPI-TEWA POTTERY 500 ARTIST BIOGRAPHIES" UNDER THE NAME OF LILIAN GONZALES FROM HER PREVIOUS MARRIAGE. THIS TRADITIONALLY HAND MADE, YUCCA BRUSH PAINTED, SHEEP DUNG FIRED TILE IS ABSOLUTELY STUNNING, WITH A VERY HIGH GLOSS POLISH, WITH TRADITIONAL HOPI DESIGNS. IT STANDS 4.5" TALL, BY 3.5" WIDE. LILIAN ETCHED HER SIGNATURE AND HALLMARK CORN SYMBOL ON THE BACK. GALLERY PRICING FOR THESE TILES IS OVER 200.00 EACH........I HAVE BEEN TRADING WITH THE HOPIS FOR 12 YEARS NOW, AND ALWAYS TRADE FAIRLY WITH THEM, KEEPING IN MIND THAT THIS IS THEIR ONLY SOURCE OF INCOME TO PROVIDE FOR THEIR FAMILIES. THANKS FOR LOOKING, AND GOOD LUCK!