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Two Hopi Polychrome Carved Wood Kachinas

Auction:
2893B
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2893B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Two Hopi Polychrome Carved Wood Kachinas, one wearing a case mask with tablita, both with a hole at the top of the head, later stands, ht. to 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Hopi mythology, Kachina, Mask, Native American religion, Pueblo culture, Toho

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