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Title
The potter
William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana
Alternative Title
Volume 12, plate 426
Creator
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Publication Information
E. S. Curtis (Seattle); The University Press (Cambridge, Mass)
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
West-ography, re-imaging the West
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact Honnold Mudd Library Special Collections at https://library.claremont.edu/scl/
Description
Every visitor at East mesa knows Nampeyo, the potter of Hano, whose creations excel those of any rival. Strangers wander into her house, welcome though unbidden, but Nampeyo only works and smiles. In the plate her paint-stone occupies the central foreground.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
wor00314.tif
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll8/id/314
Language
English
Subject
Arizona
Bowls (Tableware)
Clothing and dress
Hano (Ariz.)
Hopi Indians
Indian potters
Manners and customs
Native Americans
Photogravure
Portrait photography
Portraits
Potters
Pottery
Women's clothing
Source
Photogravure, 18.25 x 22.25 inches: The North American Indian; being a series of volumes picturing and describing the Indians of the United States, and Alaska, 970.6 C942 vol.12 plates, William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana, Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
Relation
West-ography, re-imaging the West - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll8

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