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Navajo healing sing
  • Lee Monett Tsatoke
    born: Mountain View, Kiowa County, Oklahoma, United States ; died: Carnegie, Caddo County, Oklahoma, United States
  • Navajo healing sing, 1966
  • Where object was made: United States
  • acrylic?, watercolor?
  • Object Height/Width: 30 x 33 cm
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7763

The image is of three men seated on furs around a fire in an enclosure. The men on either side have a brown blanket draped over their heads while the man in the center wears a blanket on his shoulders. There is an eagle feather headdress and a round shield with a quiver in the background.