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Culture/People
Piipaash (Maricopa)
Artist/Maker
Dorothea Sunn Avery, Piipaash (Maricopa) and Yolanda Hart Stevens, Piipaash (Maricopa)
Previous owner
Mary Jane Lenz (MJL), Non-Indian, 1930-2016
Donor
Patty Bovie, Non-Indian
Object Name
Figure
Media/Materials
Pottery, paint, tree pitch/gum, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, slipped, painted, modeled, strung
Dimensions
9.0 x 8.7 x 6.5 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Laveen, Gila River Reservation; Maricopa County; Arizona; USA
Date created
2002-2003
Collection History
Purchased by Mary Jane Lenz (1930-2016, MAI and NMAI curator) from the artist in 2002 or 2003; donated to NMAI by Mary Jane Lenz in 2014.
Catalog Number
27/96
Barcode
270096.000
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Piipaash (Maricopa)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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