Benjamin & Geraldine Toya
The wedding vase at left has a uniquely twisted flat handle that is very graceful and very difficult to create well. The design and shape are perfect as always. This vase is an impressive 14 inches tall!
Item #WV939 ~ Your price $395 (Includes Shipping!)
These wedding vases are not waterproof and will be severely
damaged if used to contain water.
Benjamin & Geraldine Toya of Jemez Pueblo created these beautiful, fine line eye dazzler wedding vases. He is of the Acorn Clan and has been making fine line, polychrome jars, vases wedding vases and bowls since 1985. Geraldine (“Laguna Flower”) is of the Coyote Clan and has been an active potter since 1987. “Ben and Geraldine Toya are noted for their large fine line black-on-white with polychrome highlights.They have been rewarded for their efforts winning Best of Show and Best of pottery at the New Mexico State Fair.” Gregory Schaaf, “Southern Pueblo Artists: 2000 Artist Biographies”. These wedding vases have excellent art work featuring many traditional designs such as pinwheel, corn stalks (fertility), feathers, flowers and vines. The colors have a quality of gentle warmth and 4 style that has made vases of this design extremely popular as wedding and anniversary gifts. All signed by the artists.
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