Tafoya, Margaret

Tafoya, Margaret

(1904–  ) potter; born in Santa Clara Pueblo, N.M. Member of a multigenerational Tewa pottery family, she is noted for her polished black-and-red ware, often incised with the traditional bear paw design.
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