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Title Canteen
Catalog Number SSM-82/3-217 A
Description Hopi polychrome painted clay water canteen made by Nampeyo (ca. 1869-1942). Donated to the Springfield Science Museum by Charles W. Hull in 1982.

Nampeyo was a Hopi-Tewa potter who lived on the Hopi Reservation in Arizona. She used ancient techniques to shape and fire her pots. Designs on ancient pottery inspired her work.
Artist Nampeyo
Object Name Canteen
Dimensions H-15.7 D-13.3 Dia-13.3 cm
Credit line Charles W. Hull Collection