• Format/Object name:


  • Date created:

    circa 1935

  • Artists/Makers:

    Nampeyo (Num-pa-yu/Snake Girl/Iris Nampeyo), Hopi-Tewa, 1859-1942

  • Place:

    Polacca, First Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery, paint

  • Techniques:

    Coiled/hand built, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Allen Adams (Philadelphia, Mississippi); donated to the Indian Arts and Crafts Board by Mr. and Mrs. Adams in 1967; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

  • Dimensions:

    8.8 x 13.7 cm

  • Catalog number:


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