Kenneth and Irene White Traditional Seedbowl with Yei figures and Pine Pitch Navajo Pottery

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Artist: Navajo potters Yvonne Irene and Kenneth White

Medium: Handcoiled Clay with natural slips, Male Yeis (Dieties) pattern with Pine Pitch finish

Size:  3" H x 3" Acros

Neat pattern with traditional symbols including prayer feathers/ Male Yeis (round heads...female Yeis have square heads) Yei are comprised of many traditional Geometric patterns

Pine pitch wares were originally created to be utilitarian.

Seedbowls are used to hold precious seeds during the long winter months, keeping them safe from the elements and rodents.  In the Spring the bowl can be taken directly into the fields and used for planting.