Native American Navajo Indian Pottery
Traditional Navajo Pottery is Covered with Pinon Tree Pitch. Originally this was to make it waterproof as the clay was not fired deep enough to form a true ceramic.
Etched Navajo Pottery is a poured ceramic which is the hand carved and painted.
Navajo Horsehair Pottery is a poured ceramic to which real horse hair is burned to create a pattern on the pot.
Navajo traditional pottery by Alice Cling; 5.5"h x 5"w
Traditional Navajo pottery by Lorraine Williams; 12"h x 10"w
Etched and hand painted pottery plate by Arnold Brown; 7"w x 4.5"h
Etched and hand painted pottery by Arnold Brown; 10"h x 9"w
Navajo etched horsehair pottery bear by Navajo artist Hannah Jay; 8"h x 12"l
Navajo Pot by Susie Crank; 6.5" w x 7" h
Navajo Pottery by Susie Crank; 5.5" h x 5" w
Traditional Navajo pottery by Nancy Chilly Yazzie; 8"h x 6"w
Navajo pottery jug by Michelle Williams; 8"h x 6."w
Navajo pitch pottery by Ken and Irene White; 9"h x 8"w
Traditional Navajo pot by Ken & Irene White; 11"h x 9"w
Traditional Navajo Pottery by Sue Williams; 5"w x 4"h