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Bow Guard

Native NameK'eet'oh
Object Number:53-13-17
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Navajo
Provenience: New Mexico
Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: Early 19th century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1825
Section:American
Materials:Silver
Leather
Technique:Stamped
Length: 8.8 cm
Width: 6.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. John B. Stetson, 1953

Description

Silver Plaque on leather. Four S-shaped elements separated at center by vertically placed oval element. Effect of an H design. Repeat diamond border each with small interior elements.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

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