University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2004-23-9
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona (uncertain)
Culture Area: Southwest (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Paint
Feather
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Maiden
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Frederica de Laguna, 2004

Description

Minature Kachina Maiden; her identity depend upon whom she accompanies or the object she holds; costume painted white w/ black, red, green design; mask black and blue w/ orange and red design; red protruding bill; one white feather stands atop head; tied hair carved out of back of head.


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