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Fox fetish  (Sculpture)  "1985"

Alice Homer, A:shiwi (Zuni), 1923-1988

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1985-1985

Materials:

Serpentine, coral, shell beads, turquoise, sinew

Techniques:

Carved, flaked/chipped, tied

Dimensions:

5.5 x 1.4 x 3 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:

Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1985; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_271985

Catalog Number:

25/6113

Album Name:

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