Virginia Duran, Picuris Pueblo / American, 1898 - 1987
Picuris Pueblo (Pikuri)


about 1958

Terracotta and mica

Overall: 5 13/16 × 6 3/16 in. (14.8 × 15.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase



Place Made: Picuris Pueblo, United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Exhibition History

Collectanea: The Museum as Hunter and Gatherer, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 21, 2005-February 12, 2006.


Collected by the Joint Expedition, Dartmouth College Museum and New Mexico, by Director Alfred P. Whiting (1912-1978), Summer of 1958.

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