Rachel Sahmie Nampeyo
Arts of the Americas
late 20th century
Signed: "R. Sahmie"
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Gift of Joan and Sanford Krotenberg
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Rachel Sahmie Nampeyo (Hopi Pueblo, born 1956). Jar, late 20th century. Clay, pigment, 4 1/2 x 9 in. (11.4 x 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Joan and Sanford Krotenberg, 2013.64.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2013.64.4_view1.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Polychrome jar with moth designs.
Rachel is the daughter of Priscillia Namingha Nampeyo and great-grandaughter of Nampeyo of Hano, where our curator Stewart Culin lived when in Hopi.See work by Nampeyo (51.243.3).
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