Buffalo kachina

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Artist/Maker
Hugh Seque, Hopi Pueblo
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)
Title
Buffalo kachina
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina
Media/Materials
Cottonwood, cotton twine/string, feather/feathers, yarn, paint, glue
Techniques
Carved, painted, tied, glued
Dimensions
13.0 x 11.0 x 29.8 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Second Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA
Date created
1966-1967
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1967; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/662
Barcode
260662.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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