Kachina/Katsina (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Collector
Henry R. Voth (Heinrich Richert Voth/H. R. Voth), Non-Indian, 1855-1931
Previous owner
Field Museum of Natural History (Chicago Natural History Museum), 1893-
John Louw Nelson (John L. Nelson), Non-Indian, 1895-1963
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, paint, feather/feathers
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Orayvi (Oraibi), Third Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA
Collection History
Collected by Henry R. Voth (Heinrich Richert Voth, 1855-1931, a Mennonite missionary and ethnographer) for the Field Museum of Natural History in 1898; acquired from the Field Museum at an unknown date by John Louw Nelson (1895-1963, a musical performer and amateur ethnologist); acquired by MAI in 1934 through an exchange with John Louw Nelson.
Catalog Number
18/6272
Barcode
186272.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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