eHumanity: free portal for digital native-american cultural items

Advanced Search

Image Only


Search for    from   in   during 




 
Showing search results(2 of 14267)

Prayer stick/God's eye  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "circa 1930"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



More Information

Time Period:

1925-1937

Materials:

Wood, wool yarn, cotton (unspun)

Techniques:

Wrapped, carved

Dimensions:

15 x 6.5 x 0.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central America, Mesoamerica, Native Americans, Northern Mesoamerica, Wixarika (Huichol)

City:

La Mesa

State:

Nayarit State

Country:

Mexico

Collection History:

Collected in 1937 by Donald B. Cordry (1907-1978, collector and amateur ethnologist) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_209083

Catalog Number:

19/5484

Album Name:

Comments / Posts

Please login to ehumanity to comment/reply/report abuse