Fetish figure (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Artist/Maker
Teddy Weahkee, A:shiwi (Zuni), 1896-1965
Previous owner
Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Carter/Ernest Sigmund Schickler), Non-Indian, 1922-2009
Eloise L. Carter (Eloise [Ellie] Leona Carter/Mrs. Ernest S. Carter), Non-Indian
Donor
Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Carter/Ernest Sigmund Schickler), Non-Indian, 1922-2009
Eloise L. Carter (Eloise [Ellie] Leona Carter/Mrs. Ernest S. Carter), Non-Indian
Object Name
Fetish figure (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Deer antler, feather/feathers, turquoise
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Schickler, 1922-2009) and Eloise L. Carter (photographers of Native American petroglyphs and pictographs, and MAI research associates between 1964-1976); donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Ernest S. Carter in 1973.
Catalog Number
24/7704
Barcode
247704.000
See related items
A:shiwi (Zuni)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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