Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Zuni water carrier
  • D.M. Horkmans
    active: United States
  • Zuni water carrier, circa 1905
  • Where object was made: Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico Territory (present-day New Mexico), United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7939

Glass lantern slide of a stadning woman wearing a black dress and shawl over her shoulders and balancing a painted olla (jar) on top of her head. Next to her on the facing right is a child sitting on the ground, playing with a toy.