Calavaza (1928- )
Well known for her distinctive silver snake and turquoise nugget design,
Effie Calavaza started working in the mid-1950s. Learning from and
working with her husband, Juan Calavaza, Effie has passed her design
along to her daughters Georgiana Yatsatti, Gloria Jean Garcia and
Susie Calavaza. At first, Effie and her husband signed their work
together with JUAN C.—ZUNI . Later, she and her daughters all
signed their work with EFFIE C.—ZUNI.
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