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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
probably Zia Pueblo (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Judge Nathan Bijur, Non-Indian, 1862-1930  Search this
Lilly Prochownick Bijur (Mrs. Nathan Bijur), Non-Indian, 1867-1944  Search this
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Seller:
Harry Bijur (Harry Ash Bijur), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Madeline Bijur (Mrs. Harry Bijur), Non-Indian, 1901-1982  Search this
Object Name:
Jar
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Dimensions:
27.4 x 23 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Laguna Pueblo, Laguna Reservation; Cibola County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Judge Nathan Bijur (1862-1930); inherited by his widow Lilly Prochownick Bijur (1867-1944) and son Harry Ash Bijur (1887-1972); purchased by MAI from Harry Bijur and his wife Madeline Bijur (1901-1982) in 1946.
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Catalog Number:
20/8481
Barcode:
208481.000
See related items:
Zia Pueblo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e2d9ddac-a8e4-45bb-80ee-e0ce1343e68e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_222337