Dr. Jesse Walter Fewkes (J. Walter Fewkes), Non-Indian, 1850-1930
Paint palette with snake design
Pecked, ground, incised
12 x 6 cm
Art and Printing tools
North side of the Gila River, 6 miles from Florence; Florence; Pinal County; Arizona; USA
AD 400–1200 (Pre-Classic to Classic period)
Said to have been plowed up by a farmer at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from an unknown party circa 1917 through Dr. Jesse Walter Fewkes (1850-1930, an anthropologist with the U.S. Bureau of American Ethnology).