• Format/Object name:

    Bear storyteller figure

  • Date created:

    1968-1970

  • Artists/Makers:

    Margaret Gutierrez, K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), b. 1936 and Luther Gutierrez, K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), 1911-1987

  • Place:

    Santa Clara Pueblo, Santa Clara Reservation; Rio Arriba County; New Mexico; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Coiled/hand built, modeled, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1970; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

  • Dimensions:

    8.5 x 9.4 x 19.1 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/9256

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