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Southwest Painted Carved Wood Katcina

Auction:
2376
Lot:
294
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$1,410$1,200

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

Description:

Southwest Painted Carved Wood Katcina, Kokole, Hopi, the cottonwood form with arms to the sides, large case mask with bird track (?) symbols, painted black on white, old tag on the back reads in part "Ko-Koler brings presents...dance, (corn stalk on fire)," ht. 4 1/4 in.

Provenance: Elizabeth Willis DeHuff.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

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

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