Tall Yei and Corn Vase by Kenneth White (#22)

11" high


Navajo potter Kenneth White honors the deities with this wonderful vase. By placing the Holy People and Sacred Corn on this handmade vessel, Kenneth pays homage to those beings that control all aspects of the natural world. Geometric symbols portraying the Navajo universe, protective arrowheads along with the earth and sky are also portrayed here. Upon this pottery bowl is Kenneth's lesson, a cultural story of “the People.”