Prayer stick/Prayer wand (Image withheld)

Culture/People
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Artist/Maker
Hompikia, A:shiwi (Zuni)
Collector
Elsie Clews Parsons, Non-Indian, 1875-1941
Previous owner
Elsie Clews Parsons, Non-Indian, 1875-1941
Donor
Elsie Clews Parsons, Non-Indian, 1875-1941
Object Name
Prayer stick/Prayer wand (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, feather/feathers
Techniques
Painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Collected by anthropologist Elsie Clews Parsons (1875-1941) in 1921; donated to MAI by Elsie Clews Parsons in 1922.
Catalog Number
11/139
Barcode
110139.000
See related items
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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