Image with Small Bird (Payatamu, God of Music, Flowers and Butterflies)
Arts of the Americas
Wood, beads, abalone shell, pigment, string
late 18th century
Museum Expedition 1904, Museum Collection Fund
This sculpture is painted wood with a beaded necklace and small abalone shell pendant. Although title says with bird, none is present.
This item is not on view
She-we-na (Zuni Pueblo). Image with Small Bird (Payatamu, God of Music, Flowers and Butterflies), late 18th century. Wood, beads, abalone shell, pigment, string, 14 in. (35.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1904, Museum Collection Fund, 04.297.5317. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 04.297.5317_acetate_bw.jpg)
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