Charm/Amulet (Image withheld)

Culture/People
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Expedition
Hendricks-Hodge Hawikku Expedition (1917-1923)
Expedition leader
Frederick Webb Hodge (F.W. Hodge), Non-Indian, 1864-1956
Expedition sponsor
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Object Name
Charm/Amulet (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, sparrow hawk feather/feathers
Techniques
Carved, painted
Dimensions
7.1 x 33.7 x 38.1 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term
saiatash telikinane
Place
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Collected in 1923 by members of the Hendricks-Hodge Hawikku Expedition, led by anthropologist Frederick Webb Hodge (1864-1956, MAI staff member) and sponsored by MAI and MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
12/769
Barcode
120769.000
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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