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Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (attributed); collected from the A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Collector:
Douglas D. Graham, Non-Indian, 1849-1914  Search this
Previous owner:
Douglas D. Graham, Non-Indian, 1849-1914  Search this
Donor:
Evelyn B. Lent (Evelyn White Brinckerhoff/Mrs. Ward S. Lent), Non-Indian, 1890-1970  Search this
Heloise G. B. Oman (Heloise Graham Brinckerhoff/Mrs. Charles M. Oman), Non-Indian, 1885-1966  Search this
Mary F. B. Van Houten (Mary Franklin Brinckerhoff/Mrs. John M. Van Houten), Non-Indian, 1894-1964  Search this
Beatrice A. B. Young (Beatrice A. Brinckerhoff/Mrs. Alexander M. Young), Non-Indian, 1895-1973  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
244 x 112 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Oaxaca State; Mexico
Collection History:
Collected by Douglas D. Graham (1849-1914), probably between the late 1870s and about 1906, when he was a trader and U.S. Indian Agent at Zuni, New Mexico; donated to MAI in 1960 by his nieces Evelyn Brinckerhoff Lent (Mrs. Ward S. Lent, 1890-1970), Heloise Graham Brinckerhoff Oman (Mrs. Charles M. Oman, 1885-1966), Beatrice Brinckerhoff Young (Mrs. Alexander M. Young, 1895-1973), and Mary Franklin Brinckerhoff Van Houten (Mrs. John M. Van Houten, 1894-1964).
Catalog Number:
22/8175
Barcode:
228175.000
See related items:
Zapotec
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_243205