Navajo Authentic Ceramic Horsehair Pottery - SPIRIT BEAR Sculpture

  • $37.00

Native American Navajo Made Fine Etched Horsehair-Handmade Navajo Ceramic Horsehair Pottery - Spirit Bear with etched design and accented with Turquoise.

Bears are believed to be powerful healing animals, providing strength and well being with great curative abilities. The Bear is the guardian of the west. The Bear is the great protector.

Size: Approx. 5 1/2" long, 3 1/2" tall, 2" wide
Artist: Geri Vail

Collector card included.

Horse Hair Pottery gets its name and distinctive look from the use of horse hair (mane and tail) added to the clay. It is said that horse hair pottery was first discovered by a pueblo artisan whose long hair blew up against new pottery she was removing from a hot kiln. The hair stuck to the pot and quickly carbonized. She was so taken by the beautiful design that she copied it using hairs from a horse's tail.

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