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Forming the Base of the Pot
Pottery Making Series [2 of 9]
Santa Clara Pueblo
c 1940
By Legoria Tafoya
The potter has made a small ball of clay, flattened it into a rough pancake shape, and pinched it into shape to be the bottom of the pot.
Ceramic. H 7.0, D 13.3 cm [H 2 ¾, W 5 ¼ inches]
Bandelier National Monument, BAND 704