[Restricted Object] Prayer Meal Bowl

A:shiwi (Zuni)
Zuni Pueblo (Halona-Wah)


19th century

Terracotta with polychrome slip

Overall: 4 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 5 1/16 in. (12.3 × 21.5 × 12.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill



Place Made: Zuni Pueblo, United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southwest

Not on view

Publication History

Beth Michelle Schrift, Pueblo Pottery of the Churchill Collection at the Turn of the Century: A Representation of Changing Times, 2004, pp. 1-102, ill. p. 66, fig. 26 & fig. 27.


Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico, probably 1903; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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