Tile

Artist:Hopi Pueblo

Medium: Clay, slip

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: 6 x 3 3/4 in. (15.0 x 9.5 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: X1047.19

Catalogue Description:
Rectangular flat tile, with white slip. Central curving design element (possibly representing a gnwela or Germination God), with pointed tip. Scalloped border which may be cloud or snow cloud imagery. Brown slip used for central image. Made in a mold. CONDITION: Crack, repaired, extends from top center to lower left center.

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