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Stepped cloud and cross: the intersection of Pueblo and European visual symbolic systems

Title: 
Stepped cloud and cross: the intersection of Pueblo and European visual symbolic systems
Author: 
S. Kenagy
Article Date: 
July 1989
Article Abstract: 
It is speculated that Christian use of the cross to mark sacred space may have influenced the Pueblos to use the stepped cloud motif to visually mark kiva exteriors
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Illus.
Journal Title: 
N M Hist Rev
Journal Volume: 
64
Journal Issue: 
3
Page Number(s): 
325-340
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