1995-03 Small Seedpot – Eagle Tail Design

Object ID:
1995-03

Artist:
Rachel Sahmie Nampeyo

Culture:
Hopi

Dimensions:
1.75" h x 3.50" w

Eagle-feather seed pot by Rachel Sahmie Nampeyo. A version of the class “Old Lady” design, Rachael used a rather formal Greek key design around the opening and added dragon fly symbols. Almost too perfect, the irregular blushing helps make this a powerful pot.

For other pots in the collection by Rachael Sahmie, see the Artist List.

Purchase History:
Purchased 6/30/95 from Rachael at the Museum of Northern Arizona Hopi Marketplace.