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Plaque

Tray

Object Number:NA9008
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Moki
Provenience: United States of America
Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Yucca
Bear Grass
Technique:Basketry
Coiled
Iconography:Katsina
Kachina
Crow
Outside Diameter:30 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1918

Description

Medium-sized, circular bundle-coiled plaque/tray; finger-sized loop attached to outer rim. Design of the Crow Mother (Angwusnasomtaka) is reflected on back (black, brown, yellow). Three triangles (black, yellow, natural coloration) surround the Katsina. The design is duplicated on the reverse.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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