Kokopelli kachina

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Artist/Maker
Delbert Sewemaenewa, Hopi Pueblo, 1947-1979
IACB source
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Title
Kokopelli kachina
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina
Media/Materials
Cottonwood, feather/feathers, yarn, commercially tanned leather
Techniques
Carved, painted
Dimensions
8.7 x 14.1 x 23 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Hoatvela (Hotevilla), Third Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA (inferred)
Date created
1979
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1979; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5585
Barcode
255585.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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