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Maker(s):Gutierrez, Lela; Gutierrez, Luther
Culture:Native American: Santa Clara
Title:jar
Date Made:c. 1956-1966
Type:Container; Ceramic
Materials:Ceramic; clay and pigment; coil-built
Place Made:New Mexico
Measurements:overall: 4 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in; 11.43 cm x 13.0175 cm
Accession Number:  UM 1970.202
Credit Line:Leonard D. Hollister Collection of Southwest Native American Pottery, purchased with funds from a Fine Arts Council Grant.
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Description:
Polychrome pot; light colored clay slipped in red; intricate geometric design applied with precision in six colors, style characteristic of Gutierrez family originated in the early 1940s by Lela and husband Van, and continued by son and daughter Luther and Margaret. Rain cloud symbols: overlapping semi-circles with black dots within; lightning arrows; rain symbols: vertical lines suspended from horizontal.

Tags:
indigenous people; pottery; decoration and ornament; design; Native American; pottery; stylization

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