Dec 10, 2017 through Jun 2, 2019
Lifeways of the Southern Athabaskans
Note: New closing date of June 2, 2019
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture
The Museum of Indian Arts and Culture will exhibit over 100 objects dating from the late 1880s to the present. Cultural objects will represent the lifeways of the different Apachean groups in New Mexico and Arizona. These cultural objects include basketry, beaded clothing, hunting and horse gear.
These groups are: Jicarilla Apache, Mescalero Apache, Fort Sill Apache (Chiricahua), San Carlos Apache and White Mountain Apache.
For more information, contact Joyce Begay-Foss
Chiricahua Apache Quiver 1
Chiricahua Apache Quiver 3
Chiricahua Apache Quiver, detail
Jicarilla Apache Women’s Cape
Jicarilla Apache Female Doll
Mescalero Apache Burden Basket
Mescalero Apache moccasins
Western Apache Tus (water jar)