Navajo Red Clay Pot–Medicine Man Smoke Pot with Wolf by Marshalene Bennett
This beautiful Navajo red clay pot is etched with traditional symbols and features a powerful wolf. The shape of this pot indicates that it would have been used as a “smoke pot” or one in which the individual would place dried herbs and light the herbs in order to have them smolder and “smoke” or smudge to cleanse the area and the people of evil spirits. This pot is NOT glazed inside and cannot hold liquid. Signed by the artist. This pot measures 6 inches tall x 5.5 inches in diameter.
This Navajo pottery is authenticated by the artist’s signature on the bottom of the pot.