Polik Mana kachina

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Artist/Maker
attributed to Norman B. Honie, Sr., Hopi Pueblo, 1925-2007
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Hopi Arts and Crafts & Silvercraft Cooperative Guild
Title
Polik Mana kachina
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina
Media/Materials
Cottonwood, yarn, abalone/haliotis shell, feather/feathers, synthetic fabric, cotton twine/string, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted, tied, glued
Dimensions
23.0 x 13.0 x 40.0 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Second Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA (inferred)
Date created
1967-1968
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Hopi Arts and Crafts & Silvercraft Cooperative Guild (Second Mesa, Hopi Reservation, Arizona) in 1968; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/959
Barcode
260959.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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