Museum of New Mexico Press


Old Traditions in New Pots

Silver Seed Pots from the Norman L. Sandfield Collection

Tricia D. Loscher, Author
Norman L. Sandfield, Author

The work of over seventy native artists who create miniature silver seed pots are presented in this publication featuring over 240 examples from the Heard Museum. As an art form, these miniatures draw on the ancient tradition of ceramic containers that protected the seeds of agricultural plants from which people's lives depended.

Trim: 10.25" x 8.25"

Pages: 144

Illustrations: 240 color illustrations

Folklore/Folk Arts

American Indians


Paperback $25.00