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Nampeyo, American, 1858/1859 - 1942, Hopi-Tewa, Hopi, Southwest


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Hano Polychrome with white slip

Overall: 5 11/16 × 12 3/16 in. (14.5 × 31 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Emily W. and George H. Browne



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name



Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 11, NAS 11, Ancient Native Americans, Nathaniel Kitchel, Fall 2019

ANTH 11/NAS 11, Ancient Native Americans, Deb Nichols, Winter 2019

Exhibition History

One with the Earth: The testimony of Native American Art, Rivier College Art Gallery, Nashua, New Hampshire, October 18, 1992-November 24, 1992.

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

Publication History

[Tamara Northern], "Native American Art". Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, page 41, 1985. (Published in conjunction with Gutman Gallery opening exhibition)

George P. Horse Capture, Sr., Joe D. Horse Capture, Joseph M. Sanchez, et al., Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2011, ill. on p. 11 and 100 and p. 153, no. 70.


Collected by George H. Browne (1857-1931) and Emily Robbins Webster Browne (1861-1942), Cambridge, Massachusetts; given (by Miss Ellen A. Webster, Mrs. Browne‘s sister) to present collection, 1942.

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