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Culture/People:
Zia Pueblo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Dora Tse-Pé (Dora Tse Pé Peña/Dora Peña), Zia Pueblo, b. 1939  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Jar with avanyu/water serpent design
Media/Materials:
Pottery (micaceous clay), turquoise
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, carved, burnished, inlaid
Dimensions:
11.3 x 13.2 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Zia Pueblo, Zia Reservation; Sandoval County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1987
Collection History:
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1987; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Catalog Number:
25/5842
Barcode:
255842.000
See related items:
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Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69af92895-7845-4458-9240-2d8b8c6f166d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271708