Storyteller figure

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Culture/People
Cochiti Pueblo
Artist/Maker
Helen Cordero (Helen Quintana Cordero), Cochiti Pueblo, 1915-1994
IACB source
United Pueblos Agency (United Pueblo Agency)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Storyteller figure
Media/Materials
Pottery, paint
Techniques
Modeled, painted
Dimensions
20.4 x 12 x 22 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Cochiti Pueblo, Cochiti Reservation; Sandoval County; New Mexico; USA
Date created
1965
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the United Pueblos Agency (Albuquerque, New Mexico) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/8858
Barcode
258858.000
See related items
Cochiti Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Southwest
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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