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Hopi Indians, Grinding Corn
  • L.M. Peace
    active: United States
  • Hopi Indians, Grinding Corn, circa 1917
  • Where object was made: Arizona, 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
  • 2007.7943

Glass lantern slide of a woman grinding corn inside of a low wooden tray. Next to her is a standing child, and on the facing right are other containers including winnowing trays and buckets. The wall behind her is stacked to the ceiling with dried ears of corn.