Cochiti Indian Hand Built STORYTELLER Pottery Native Woman 6 Kids Mary O Chalan. For your consideration is this fabulous hand built storyteller pottery figure by Chociti Indian potter Mary O Chalan.
This one features a Native mother with six children in her arms, teaching the ways of their ancestors. Measures approx 6 7/8" H x 4 1/2" W x 5 D.
Hallmarked by the Cochiti master potter. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.Mary O Chalan is the daughter of Raymond and Barbarita Herra. She was born into the Cochiti Pueblo of New Mexico on Aug.
21, 1939, and was taught the art of working the clay by her famous mother-in-law, Helen Cordero. The origin of the first storyteller dolls can be traced to the artist's mother-in-law, Helen Cordero of the Cochiti Pueblo. Helen Cordero developed the art form that became popular throughout the other pueblos of New Mexico.Mary has won numerous awards including Honorable Award at the New Mexico State Fair and blue ribbons from Colorado and Arizona. She has been featured in numerous publications including the Santa Fe Collectors Guide. She is recognized for her Storytellers that have continued to increase in collector's value. Thanks for looking and be sure to check out my store for more selections of authentic handmade Native American pottery! If you like our products, add me to your FAVORITES list or p lease consider subscribing to our newsletter for updates on newly listed items, sales and special promotions! If you prefer, subscribe to our RSS feed for da ily updates (found at the bottom of our store home page). Statement of Authenticity: We fell in love with Native American jewelry many years ago and really appreciate the true craftsmanship that goes into the making of a piece of genuine Native American jewelry art! That is why we chose to partner up with some of the oldest and most reputable Trading Posts in the Southwest who deal directly with the Native American artisans to bring you a large selection of authentic Native American products. These artisans come from the Navajo, Zuni, Hopi and affiliate tribes on the reservations, so you can be assured that all our Native American products are authentic! Most of our items are One-of-a-Kind and is subject to availability.
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The seller is "pizzazz307" and is located in Made in USA. This item can be shipped to United States.