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Aztec Design / Jimalee Chitwood Burton

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Aztec Design
Jimalee Chitwood Burton (Artist)
Native American; Cherokee
Oil on canvas
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Donated by Jimalee Burton in memory of her husband, Dan Burton
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Previous Number(s): 
0100.2203; 33866
Signed by hand in paint, "JIMALEE [portion of text chipped off]URTON HO-CHEENEE" in lower left on recto; Inscribed in type, “Aztec [s overwritten with z] Design [Aztec Design written in pen] This represents home of peacefull [sic] people. Crossed arrows means friendship. Thunderbird, unlimited happiness. Bow and arrow- [sic] people always alert_ready [sic] to protect home. Sun, moon, stars symbols of faith and happiness. (Ho-cheenee) Jimalee Burton.” on attached piece of paper in top center on verso.
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