Prayer stick/Prayer wand (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Expedition leader
Frederick Webb Hodge (F.W. Hodge), Non-Indian, 1864-1956
Expedition
Hendricks-Hodge Hawikku Expedition (1917-1923)
Expedition sponsor
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
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 in 1917 by anthropologist Frederick Webb Hodge (1864-1956, MAI staff member) during the Hendricks-Hodge Hawikku Expedition, which was led by Hodge and sponsored by MAI and MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
7/1591
Barcode
071591.000
See related items
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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