Zuni Olla Maidens - Zuni Pueblo

Zuni Olla Maidens - Zuni Pueblo (HMOFY)

Location: Zuni, NM 87327 McKinley County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 5.355', W 108° 45.857'

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The Zuni Olla Maidens are an all-women's group renowned for their skill and ability to balance fragile water jars or ollas on their heads. Historically, Zuni women collected water in ollas from nearby springs for everyday use. Today, they perform in parades and community events, walking with water jars placed on their heads while singing their own compositions and those traditionally sung by Zuni men.
Year Placed2006
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 3:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 703808 N 3885227
Decimal Degrees35.08925000, -108.76428333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 5.355', W 108° 45.857'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 5' 21.30" N, 108° 45' 51.42" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-128 Unnamed Road, Zuni NM 87327, US
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