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 A wonderful pictograph depicting a bird like creature in black on light brown rock | Donald Ellis Gallery


Mogollon Culture
Arizona or New Mexico

1000–1400 AD

stone, black paint, tar

width: 27 ¼"

Inventory # S3894



Collected on a private ranch near Winslow, AZ, circa 1960
Larry Frank, Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico
Ronald Slowinski, Kansas City, MO

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For similar depictions of mythic fertility figures on prehistoric pictographs and petroglyphs see: The Serpent and the Sacred Fire:   Fertility Images in Southwest Rock Art, Slifer, Santa Fe,
Museum of New Mexico Press, 2000.

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