Josephine Arquero

Josephine Arquero was a contemporary of Helen Cordero at Cochiti Pueblo. Josephine, too, specialized in figures, having learned how to make them from her famous mother, Damacia Cordero. Josephine's sisters, Martha Arquero and Marie Laweka, also made figures.

Eight pieces in a nativity set
Nativity set with eight pieces
4 3/4 in H by 4 3/4 in Dia
Measurement of largest piece
Male tribal figure
Standing man in tribal dress
11 3/4 in H by 4 1/2 in Dia
Pottery photos courtesy of Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery