Loading the content...
Navigation

No products in the cart.

NAVAJO HORSEHAIR POTTERY BEAR NATIVE AMERICAN

čReturn to Previous Page
Description

Description

Marvelous horsehair pottery bear.  When firing the green ware and it is about 1600 degrees, horsehair is thrown on the pot. The horsehair burns when it touches the hot pottery, creating the unique marble effect. Each piece is one of a kind. Then the pottery is glazed and etched with designs.  This pottery bear would make a wonderful addition to your Native American art or pottery collection.

3¬† 5/8‚ÄĚ tall x 5¬† 1/2‚Ä≥ long x 2¬† 1/8‚Ä≥ wide

Although Navajo potters learned the art of pottery making from the Pueblo people, they have developed their own distinctive pottery style.  Traditionally, Navajo pottery had little or no design.  The beauty of the clay and the markings, or fire clouds, from firing, was showcased.  Currently, Navajo pottery is not confined to traditional techniques and Navajo potters are experiencing new and creative approaches.  Some traditionally designed, some etched or painted brightly, and some thrown in the fire with horse hair, but melted pinon pitch should be applied on Navajo pottery to give it a glossy finish.

More Info

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Returns & Delivery

Returns and Exchanges

There are a few important things to keep in mind when returning a product you purchased.You can return unwanted items by post within 7 working days of receipt of your goods.

  • You have 14 calendar days to return an item from the date you received it.¬†
  • Only items that have been purchased directly from Us.
  • Please ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.

Ship your item back to Us

Firstly Print and return this Returns Form to:

Po Box 33114
Santa Fe, NM 87594


Please remember to ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.


For more information, view our full Returns and Exchanges information.

Related Products

Quick View

MARCUS HOMER POTTERY BOWL ZUNI PUEBLO

Zuni potter, Marcus Homer has be making pottery for over 35 years.  He started as a boy to create his pottery using traditional techniques of hand coiling and outdoor kiln firing.  He makes a variety...
$90.00 Add to cart
Quick View

NAVAJO POTTERY BOWL BY LORRAINE WILLIAMS NATIVE AMERICAN

Navajo pottery was traditionally used in cooking.  When used for water storage, the pot was covered with pine pitch so it would remain waterproof.  Navajo potter, Lorraine Williams created this exquisite bowl.  A great addition...
$75.00 Add to cart
Quick View

RYLAND BAILON ANGEL POTTERY ORNAMENT SANTO DOMINGO

Kewa potters, Angel and Ralph made this lovely angel ornament. Traditionally made and fired using an outdoor kiln.  Alluring colors and patterns.  This pottery angel ornament would be a wonderful addition to your collection of...
$15.00 Add to cart
Quick View

MICACEOUS POTTERY VASE BY MARK WAYNE GARCIA SANTO DOMINGO

Kewa potter, Mark Wayne Garcia created this exquisite micaceous pottery vase.  Traditionally made by hand coiling and outdoor kiln firing.  Alluring colors that compliment the bird and flower designs.   Mark Wayne Garcia has been an...
$340.00 Add to cart
Placeholder Quick View

SANTA CLARA PUEBLO POTTERY BEAR BY PAUL & DOROTHY GUTIERREZ

A charming addition to any art or pottery collection.  Paul and Dorothy Gutierrez from the Santa Clara Pueblo, made this pottery bear with natural clay.  Paul comes from a family of potters who make and...
$44.00 Add to cart
Quick View

MARJORIE JOE NAVAJO POTTERY WEDDING VASE

This colorful pottery wedding vase was created by Navajo potter Marjorie Joe.  Navajo pottery is is made through a process by which clay is poured into a mold, hand painted and hand etched by the...
$33.00 Add to cart
Quick View

HORSEHAIR POTTERY VASE BY CARMEN SMITH NATIVE AMERICAN

Navajo potter Carmen Smith made this lovely horsehair pottery vase. Shimmery bands of colors complement the etched designs. A dream catcher is on the front. When firing the green ware and it is about 1600...
$50.00 Add to cart
Quick View

NAVAJO POTTERY VASE BY CARMEN SMITH NATIVE AMERICAN

Navajo potter Carmen Smith made this remarkable horsehair pottery vase. Shimmery bands of colors complement the etched designs. A dream catcher is on the front. When firing the green ware and it is about 1600...
$50.00 Add to cart
Quick View

HORSEHAIR POTTERY VASE WITH TURTLE BY MYRON CHARLEY NAVAJO

Navajo potter Myron Charley created this stunning horsehair pottery vase.   Great shape, with a etched turtle design on the front. When firing the green ware and it is about 1600 degrees, horsehair is thrown on the...
$99.00 Add to cart
Quick View

POTTERY WEDDING VASE BY ARIEL BENALLY NATIVE AMERICAN

Navajo potter Ariel Benally made this lovely horsehair pottery wedding vase.   Great etched design.  When firing the green ware and it is about 1600 degrees, horsehair is thrown on the pot.  The horsehair burns when it touches the...
$36.00 Add to cart
Back to top