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Object Number:94-16-9
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Maker: Bernard Homer, Jr.
Date Made: Circa 1994
Early Date: 1993
Late Date: 1994
Section:American
Materials:Picasso Marble
Turquoise
Coral
Artificial Sinew
Technique:Carved
Sanded
Buffed
Inlay
Iconography:Bear
Height: 2.2 cm
Length: 6.1 cm
Width: 2.9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Pueblo of Zuni Arts & Crafts, 1994

Description

Brown and black bear with inlaid turquoise eyes. Turquoise arrow, one turquoise and red coral bead attached to mid-section with artificial sinew string.

Bibliography:

[Book] Ostler, James, and Rodee, Marian E. 1991. The Zuni Carvers of Zuni.. The Maxwell Museum of Anthropology and the Pueblo of Zuni Arts and Crafts. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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