Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small animal figure
  • unknown A:shiwi (Zuñi) maker
  • small animal figure, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2 x 1 x 7 cm length is nose to tail
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3/4 x 3/8 x 2 3/4 in length is nose to tail
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1691

The small animal carved of pink stone has four short legs, a short tail, a long body, and two small ears. Its eyes are inlaid black stone.