Three wood painted Kachina figures
Neil David Sr.
The carved cottonwood root figure is mounted on a pine base in the shape of a star. Standing woman figure with right arm extended over her head holding an ear of corn, left arm holding 3 ears of corn across her waist. Long ceremonial robe on figure is painted with black, green, white, red and yellow Hopi designs. the ends of a rain sash hang to the left side. Long black hair hangs down the back. A white mask with traditional eye, cheek, and chin markings. A four pointed tablita headress tops the figure.
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USA, Colorado, Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Denver Museum of Nature & Science