Other Images and Media

3 images

Related Items

Mano/Grinding stone

USA; New Mexico

1 item
  • Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Metate/Flat mortar

  • Date created:

    circa 1800

  • Place:

    New Mexico; USA

  • Media/Materials:


  • Techniques:

    Pecked, polished

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Harriet K. Roeder (1886-ca. 1958) at an unknown date; inherited by her daughter Harriet A. Roeder (1915-1991) and lent to MAI in 1959 in her mother's memory; donated to MAI in 1963.

  • Dimensions:

    38 x 23 x 8 cm

  • Catalog number:



    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Santa Clara Pueblo exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

Click on the image or the magnifying glass to see a larger view; click again to close the pop-up window.  Scroll through Other Images and Media to see other views of this item; click on any image to make it appear in the larger window.  Catalog card scans are provided to illustrate the information that originally accompanied the objects. Please recognize that unacceptable or offensive terminology represents historic data and not NMAI's current usage.