Carved Jar depicting a Butterfly

Vangie Tafoya, Jemez Pueblo / American, born 1944
Jemez Pueblo (Walatowa)


about 1990s

Red sgraffito terracotta

Overall: 3 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 3 5/8 in. (9.5 × 7 × 9.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mary C. Rohr, in memory of Robert J. Rohr, III



Place Made: Jemez Pueblo, United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Exhibition History

Unbroken: Native American Ceramics, Sculpture, and Design, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 22, 2022-March 12, 2023.


Mary C. Rohr, Stowe, Vermont; given to present collection, 2017.

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