Pottery paddle

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Culture/People
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Previous owner
Martha Preston, Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Collector
Edward H. Davis (Edward Harvey Davis/E. H. Davis), Non-Indian, 1862-1951
Object Name
Pottery paddle
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
27 x 8 x 2 cm
Object Type
Pottery making tools
Place
Unnamed Tohono O'odham village near Blackwater; Blackwater, Gila River Reservation; Pinal County; Arizona; USA
Collection History
Collected from Martha Preston (Tohono O'odham) in 1919 by Edward H. Davis (1862-1951, a rancher and field collector for MAI) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
8/9101
Barcode
089101.000
See related items
Tohono O'odham (Papago)
Pottery making tools
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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