GUTIERREZ, MARGARET – POLYCHROME JAR
7″ 1/2 W X 9″ H
Margaret and Luther polychrome jar with rare squirrel figure handle design. The front and the back of this jar both feature the rain clouds and the Avanyu Water Serpent. The water Serpent is a Tewa deity, which is the guardian of water with curves suggestive of flowing water or the zig-zag of lightning. Both squirrels have nature different nature designs. Signed on the bottom Margaret and Luther Santa Clara Pueblo.