Blue Whipper (Sakwa Hu) kachina

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Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Artist/Maker
Keith Torres, Hopi Pueblo
Previous owner
Michael Epstein, Non-Indian
Rhoda Epstein, Non-Indian
Donor
Michael Epstein, Non-Indian
Rhoda Epstein, Non-Indian
Previous seller
Museum of New Mexico Museum Shop
Title
Blue Whipper (Sakwa Hu) kachina
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina
Media/Materials
Cottonwood, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted
Dimensions
11 x 11 x 25 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Third Mesa, Hopi Reservation; Navajo County; Arizona; USA
Date created
1988-1989
Collection History
Purchased by Michael and Rhoda Epstein at the Museum of New Mexico Shop (Santa Fe, New Mexico) in 1989; donated to NMAI by Michael and Rhoda Epstein in 2002.
Catalog Number
26/1517
Barcode
261517.000
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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