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Jar

Rachel Sahmie Nampeyo

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Clay, pigment
DATES late 20th century
DIMENSIONS 4 1/2 x 9 in. (11.4 x 22.9 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Signed: "R. Sahmie"
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed: "Nampeyo"
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 2013.64.4
CREDIT LINE Gift of Joan and Sanford Krotenberg
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION 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)
IMAGE overall, CUR.2013.64.4_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION 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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Rachel Sahmie Nampeyo (Hopi Pueblo, born 1956). <em>Jar</em>, 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)