Altar accessory (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Previous owner
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Seller
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Object Name
Altar accessory (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, a long-time friend of George Heye); purchased by George Heye from Joseph Keppler in 1906.
Catalog Number
8822
Barcode
008822.000
See related items
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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