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blue animal with yellow bird
  • Mamie Deschillie
    1920–2010
    born: Burnham, Navajo Nation, New Mexico, United States ; died: Farmington, New Mexico, United States ; active: United States
  • blue animal with yellow bird, late 1900s–2010
  • Where object was made: United States
  • unfired clay, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 6.5 x 4.5 x 13 cm
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0185
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Description

Small figure made from unfired clay. the sculpture depicts an animal with four legs, a medium length tail, and a long snout, painted bright blue with a white underside. On the figure's back is a yellow bird with red and white stripes.