Walter Nahktewa Silver Box with Zuni White Fire God
Artist: Walter Nahketewa, Zuni
Dimensions: 6 1/8″L x 4 1/8″W x 2”H
Tribe: Navajo/ Zuni
As seen in Elegant Vessels: A century of southwest silver boxes (Page 81)
The figure of the kneeling Little Fire God is most likely the work of Walter Nahktewa (Natchewan), noted by C. G. Wallace as a skilled inlay artist known for his representations of fire gods.
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