A classic early black polished pottery bowl by Maria Montoya Poveka Martinez of San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1920-1925, signed in the clay with the name Marie.
In the early years between 1923 and 1925 Maria would make the pottery and her husband Julien would decorate with inspired prehistoric designs.
7-1/4"W x 3-3/8"H
Very good condition with small surface scratches.
From the estate of a Santa Barbara collector