Mask (Image withheld)

Image for Mask (Image withheld)
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Culture/People
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Previous owner
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982
Donor
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013
Object Name
Mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, paint
Techniques
Stitched, painted
Dimensions
20.5 x 19.5 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982, an artist and Native American art enthusiast) from an unnamed gallery in New York City in 1971; donated to MAI in 1982 by Helen Pep Grodka's daughter and son-in-law, Sonia Grodka Blumenthal and Harry W. Blumenthal (1924-2013).
Catalog Number
25/1628
Barcode
251628.000
See related items
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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