1987-01 Seed Pot with Eagle Tail Design

Object ID:
1987-01

Artist:
Adelle Lalo Nampeyo

Culture:
Corn Clan, Tewa

Dimensions:
2.875" h X 5.75" w

Hopi seed bowl, eagle-feather design, Adelle Nampeyo. Adelle (born 1959) is daughter of Elva (2001-06) and thus granddaughter of Fannie (1981-05; 1995-12 and 2001-07). Her sisters are Neva (1994-04) and Miriam (1999-04). Adelle discussed her commitment to traditional designs and is pictured in Dillingham (1994:38). For an eagle-feather pot by “Old Lady” Nampeyo, see 2005-16. For other eagle-tail pots, see the Category List.

Purchase History:
Purchased on 7/3/87 at the Hopi Craft Show, Museum of Northern Arizona.