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Culture/People:
San Ildefonso Pueblo  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Maria Poveka Martinez (Maria Martinez/Marie/Maria Antonia Montoya), San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1887-1980, and Julian Martinez (Pocano), San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1884-1943  Search this
Previous Seller:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
William B. Hurd, Non-Indian, 1915-2008  Search this
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
William B. Hurd, Non-Indian, 1915-2008  Search this
Object Name:
Jar with avanyu/water serpent design
Media/Materials:
Pottery, paint
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, burnished, painted
Dimensions:
13.8 x 18.2 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1937
Collection History:
Formerly in the collection of William B. Hurd (1915-2008, an employee of the Department of the Interior and other federal agencies), who purchased the jar from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in the 1930s; donated to the Indian Arts and Crafts Board by William B. Hurd in 1982; 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:
25/9248
Barcode:
259248.000
See related items:
San Ildefonso Pueblo
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws628b6f6ab-09d3-4a69-8294-80a98117e0f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_275237