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yellow horse with rider
  • Mamie Deschillie
    1920–2010
    born: Burnham, Navajo Nation, New Mexico, United States ; died: Farmington, New Mexico, United States
  • yellow horse with rider, late 1900s–2010
  • Where object was made: United States
  • unfired clay, paint, paper, string, yarn
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 11 x 4 x 11 cm
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0186
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Description

A yellow horse with white hooves is carrying a rider dressed in pastel colors. The rider appears to be a white male. He is wearing pale purple pants, a pink shirt, and a light blue wide-brimmed hat. The horse’s mane is white but the tale is dark brown or black.