Miniature Seed Jar

Elva Nampeyo, Hopi / American, 1926 - 1985, Hopi-Tewa, Hopi, Southwest

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1963-1964

Terracotta and pigment

Overall: 3 1/4 × 4 1/8 in. (8.2 × 10.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

164.42.15517

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Inscription

Marks: "Elva Nampeyo" on base, also "#6"

Provenance

Trading Post, Polacca, Arizona; sold to Alfred Frank Whiting (1912-1978) for Dartmouth College Museum, 1964.

Old Number

Whiting No. 10367

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