Hole kachina

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Collector
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963
Previous owner
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963
Seller
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963
Title
Hole kachina
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, feather/feathers, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Arizona; USA
Collection History
Collected by John Louw Nelson (1895-1963, a musical performer and amateur ethnologist), probably in the late 1920s; purchased by MAI from John Louw Nelson in 1931.
Catalog Number
18/619
Barcode
180619.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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