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San Ildefonso Pottery

San Ildefonso Pottery

San Ildefonso Pueblo is located in north-central New Mexico, and has produced some of the most famous and innovative hand-coiled potters in North America.

Maria and Julian Martinez, their descendants Santana, Adam, Popovi and Tony Da; Blue Corn and Rose Gonzales are well-known innovators in the pottery world. Maria and Julian developed the art of firing to make the first matte black design on polished jet black pottery. Blue Corn is primarily known for her earth-colored highly-polished slips.

Rose Gonzales made the first modern carved pottery with distinctive rounded edges. Toh-Atin is privileged to carry pieces by these exceptional artists. For more information and pottery by Maria Martinez, click here.


19 Item(s)

  • Carmelita Dunlap Pot, POTCD2-2

    Regular Price:

    $5,400.00
    This is one of two pots that were made by master potter Carmelita Dunlap in the year 2000, just before she passed away. Carmelita was the daughter of Juanita and Romando Vigil. Her mother passed away when she was young, and she was raised by her aunts.
  • Black Plainware Bowl, Marie & Julian Martinez, CPOTRCB15-22

    Regular Price:

    $2,700.00
    This breathtaking pot will make a great addition to your collection! 
  • Blue Corn Pottery, CPOTBJJ14-07

    Regular Price:

    $3,500.00
    San Ildefonso Pueblo pottery by Blue Corn.
  • Carmelita Dunlap Pottery, CPOTGW8-1

    Regular Price:

    $5,400.00
    Carmelita Dunlap 1925-1999 was raised by the famous potter Maria Martinez in San Ildefonso Pueblo. During the Nixon administration she designated a National Treasure. This beautiful pot measures 10" inches high and 8 inches wide.
  • Carmeltia Dunlap Pottery, CPOTGW8-2

    Regular Price:

    $4,000.00
    Carmelita Dunlap 1925-1999 was raised by the famous potter Maria Martinez in San Ildefonso Pueblo. During the Nixon administration she designated a National Treasure. This beautiful pot measures 6.75" inches high and 7 inches wide.
  • Large Plate with cut edges by Carmelita Dunlap, CPJW6-1

    Regular Price:

    $4,500.00
    This large plate made by Carmelita Dunlap measures 14" across the diameter. It features intricate feather designs as well as geometric designs. The cut away patterns on the top of this plate make for a very difficult piece to create, and a very intricate
  • Maria Poveka, CPOTRMG12-6

    Regular Price:

    $1,650.00
    This pot was made circa 1960 by the famous and well known artist Maria Poveka. It has slight imperfections but overall the pot has her signature high shine. This pot measures 4 inches tall and 5 1/2 inches in diameter.
  • Plain Black Bowl, Maria Poveka, CPOTWTC14-09

    Regular Price:

    $2,400.00
    This breathtaking work of art will make an amazing addition to your collection! 
  • Polished Plainware Bowl, Maria Poveka, CPOTBUC16-01

    Regular Price:

    $1,800.00
    A gorgeous pot like this will make a wonderful addition to any collection! 
  • Polychrome San Ildefonso Pot, Blue Corn, CPOTROM17-01

    Regular Price:

    $5,500.00
    The height of the pot measures 4" and measures 9 1/2" wide.
  • Red on Red San Ildefonso Pot, Cynthia Starflower, POTMOP16-02

    Regular Price:

    $750.00
    Bring this piece of pottery home with you to show your appreciation for traditional art work! 
  • Russell Sanchez Pottery, CPOTWTC14-10

    Regular Price:

    $4,500.00
    San Ildefonso Pottery by Russell Sanchez, CPOTWTC14-10. Beautifully balanced piece with inlaid shell beads, stands 8 1/2 inches tall, and measures about 8 inches in diameter. Russell Sanchez is an award winning artist whose work is featured in many books and magazines. He is one of the best-known contemporary potters of the San Ildefonso Pueblo.
  • San Ildefonso Feather Pottery, Blue Corn, CPOTWTC14-24

    Regular Price:

    $2,000.00
    The pot stands 4 3/8" tall and at the widest point the pot measures 19 1/4" around.
  • San Ildefonso Pot, Dora Tse-Pe, CPOTBSB16-03

    Regular Price:

    $3,000.00
    Master potter Dora Tse-Pe is a perfectionist and experiments with different techniques. This beautiful pot will make a great addition to any collection!
  • San Ildefonso Pottery by Russell Sanchez, CPOTWTC14-11

    Regular Price:

    $6,500.00
    San Ildefonso Pottery by Russell Sanchez, CPOTWTC14-11. Signed piece, made in 1990, measures 7 inches in diameter and stands 7 inches tall. Russell Sanchez is an award winning artist whose work is featured in many books and magazines. He is one of the best-known contemporary potters of the San Ildefonso Pueblo.
  • San Ildefonso Pottry Plate, Maria Poveka, CPOTRMG12-5

    Regular Price:

    $1,100.00
    This polished plate will make a great addition to any collection! 
  • San Ildefonso Pueblo Pottery by Cynthia Starflower, POTCYS14-02

    Regular Price:

    $2,100.00
    San Ildefonso Pueblo pottery by Cynthia Starflower.
  • San Illdefonso Pot by Carmelita Dunlap, CPOTDG11-2

    Regular Price:

    $2,100.00
    San Illdefonso Pottery by Carmelita Dunlap, CPOTDG11-2. Stands 5 inches tall and 6 1/2 inches in diameter. Carmelita Dunlap (1925-2000) was born in 1925, and when her mother passed away at a young age, Carmelita was raised by her aunts, Maria Martinez and Desideria Montoya. She learned pottery from her aunts and she was considered to be the top protege of Maria.
  • Small Black San Ildefonso Bowl, Maria Poveka, CPOTLAT17-04

    Regular Price:

    $900.00
    This stunning pot will make a wonderful addition to your collection!

19 Item(s)