Engraved woodblock of a "Cochiti water vessel"

Description
This engraved woodblock of a “Cochiti water vessel” was prepared by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C.; the print was published as Figure 637 (p.402) in “Illustrated Catalogue of the Collections Obtained from the Indians of New Mexico and Arizona in 1879” by James Stevenson (1840-1888), in the Second Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian, 1880-81.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1883
publisher
Bureau of American Ethnology
printer
Government Printing Office
author
Stevenson, James
place made
United States: District of Columbia
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
engraving (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 6.8 cm x 2.3 cm; 2 3/4 in x 2 11/16 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
1980.0219.0384
accession number
1980.0219
catalog number
1980.0219.0384
subject
Native Americans
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Data Source
National Museum of American History