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Jar/Olla  (Containers and Vessels)  "circa 1870"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1860-1880

Materials:

Pottery, paint

Techniques:

Coiled/hand built, painted

Dimensions:

39 x 28.5 cm

Cultures:

A:shiwi (Zuni), American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Pueblo, Southwest

City:

Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation

County:

McKinley County

State:

New Mexico

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Douglas D. Graham between 1880 and 1885 during his term as first U.S. Indian Agent at Zuni; donated to MAI in 1959 by his nieces Mrs. Evelyn B. Lent, Mrs. G.B. Oman, Mrs. Beatrice A.B. Young, and Mrs. Mary F.B. Van Houten.

Source ID:

NMAI_242975

Catalog Number:

22/7879

Album Name:

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