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green giraffe with white polka dots and red bird
  • Mamie Deschillie
    born: Burnham, Navajo Nation, New Mexico, United States ; died: Farmington, New Mexico, United States ; active: United States
  • green giraffe with white polka dots and red bird, late 1900s–2010
  • Where object was made: United States
  • unfired clay, paint, yarn
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 11.5 x 4.5 x 9.5 cm
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0192

Small figure made from unfired clay. The sculpture depicts a giraffe that is painted in a green-blue color with white spots. On the giraffe's back there is a red bird with blue and white stripes.