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Engraved woodblock of a "Cochiti water vessel"

Engraved woodblock of a "Cochiti water vessel"

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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
Object Name
block
Object Type
Wood Engraving
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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Communications
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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