Engraved woodblock of a "Dipper - province of Tusayan"


This engraved woodblock of a “Dipper - province of Tusayan” was prepared by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C.; the image was published as Figure 299 (p.327) in an article by William Henry Holmes (1846-1933) entitled “Pottery of the Ancient Pueblos” in the Fourth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian, 1882-83.

Date Made: 1886

Publisher: Bureau of American EthnologyPrinter: Government Printing OfficeAuthor: Holmes, William Henry

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

Subject: Native Americans


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1980.0219.1725Catalog Number: 1980.0219.1725Accession Number: 1980.0219

Object Name: blockObject Type: Wood Engraving

Physical Description: wood (overall material)engraving (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 2.6 cm x 8.9 cm x 2 cm; 1 in x 3 1/2 in x 13/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-af79-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_750716

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