Native American Nativity Sets
Christmas has great significance in Native American and Pueblo culture, resulting from the historic influence of Spanish Catholic missionaries. A fusion with the equally strong tradition of pottery-making, has created the delightful holiday tradition of pottery (and wood) Nativity sets to celebrate the birth of Christ. Several are available for purchaseon the Native-PotteryLink.com website.
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Annette Romero Pottery, Nativity Set. 12 pieces in pueblo clay. Mary, Joseph, Jesus, three wise men, one angel and three farm animals from the stable. 6" tallest
Mona Teller Pottery, Nativity set. six pieces. 4" high tallest piece.
Jemez Pueblo Jay Fragua Nativity set, bears, Mary, Joseph, Jesus and three animals. Tallest piece is 2.75"
Felicia Fragua Pottery, nativity set, five pieces. 5 3/4" tallest
Marie Toya Pottery, nativity set. six pieces
4 1/2" tallest
Teri Cajera Pottery, Nativity Set, 6 polychrome pieces. Tallest piece 3"
Mary Small Pottery, Nativity Set, 5 pieces in clay, with painted detail in Mary Small's distinctive style. 3.5" tallest
Mary Toya Nativity Set, 9 pieces in bisque clay, with painted detail.
Mary Toya Pottery, Nativity Set, 7 pieces in bisque clay,
including circular kiva wall. 3" tall kiva wall, 6" diameter
Henrietta Gachupin Nativity Set, 5 pieces in pueblo clay. Mary, Joseph, Jesus and two farm animals from the stable. 5" tallest
Mary Lucero Pottery, Nativity Set, 3 figures permanently attached to a base with kiva wall. 2.25" tallest, 5.25" wide base
Caroline Sando Nativity Set, 11 pieces in clay, with painteddetail. Behind the adoring people and animals stands an adobe-style wall. 4.5" tallest
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An elegant and eloquent portrayal of the birth of Christ Nativity set. with 11 pieces, including the infant and the crib as separate pieces. The tallest figure is Joseph at 2.25" tall and 1" wide.
Andrew Rodriquez Pottery, Nativity Set, 5 pieces in bisque clay, spectacularly formed and presented.
6.5" tallest, 2.5" widest
Marvin Jim Nativity Set, 10 pieces in wood, with the Holy Family and others in adoration. 2.5" tallest
Santa Clara Pueblo members, Paul & Dorothy Gutierrez created this impressive Nativity Set in pueblo clay, fired to black, 13-pcs Mary, Joseph, Jesus and 10 angels, shepherd and animals. Tallest piece is 3.5" high.
Santa Clara Pueblo is known for its matte and polished black pottery,
J Suazo Dubray Pottery, Nativity Set, 4 pieces in micaceous clay. 5" tallest
Micaceous clay, with tiny sparkles of mica, is a preferred medium of the pottery artists of Taos Pueblo. Nativities made by these artists are uncommon and represent excellent additions to collections and Christmas decor.