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Southwest Polychrome Carved Wood Kokopelli Katcina

Auction:
2376
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Southwest Polychrome Carved Wood Kokopelli Katcina, Hopi, the cottonwood hump-backed flute player carrying a rattle in one hand and a stick in the other, the body slightly twisted and with male genitalia, the black case mask with long tapered bill, old tag on the back, (one arm re-glued), ht. 8 in.

Provenance: Elizabeth Willis DeHuff.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

flute player , Elizabeth Willis DeHuff, Hopi, Hopi mythology, Hopi tribe, Kachina, Mask, Native American mythology, Puebloan peoples

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