Gutierrez, Geraldine – Long Neck Red Jar with Avanyu
Geraldine Gutierrez is a daughter of noted potter Helen Gutierrez. Geraldine is known for her use of traditional pottery designs. This jar is fully polished and has an elongated neck. Above the shoulder is a painted avanyu (water serpent). It encircles the jar with additional cloud motifs. It was traditionally fired red. The jar is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Geraldine Gutierrez”.