Mantel Piece, Indian Building

Mantel Piece, Indian Building Albuquerque New Mexico

Stock #: 611760
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: Albuquerque
State: New Mexico (NM)
County: Bernalillo
Publisher: Fred Harvey
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Thunder Bird over the mantel piece is one of the most frequently encountered symbols of Indian mythology. It is the symbol of the lightning, the thunder and the rain, signifying to the primitive people of the arid Southwest all things beneficent and kind, and an enduring talisman of good fortune.