From: United States of America | Arizona | Third Mesa | Oraibi
Curatorial Section: American
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||United States of America | Arizona | Third Mesa | Oraibi|
|Culture Area||Southwest Culture Area|
|Materials||Yucca | Rabbit Brush | Sumac|
|Technique||Basketry | Wicker | Woven | Plaited|
|Iconography||Katsina | Kachina|
Circular, wickerwork, basketry tray. The center design of a Katsina. The face is painted yellow with an orange, horizontal line bisecting it into lower and upper halves. Thirteen, blue rays radiate out from the head. The Katsina is encircled by a checkerboard of red, yellow, green, orange and blue ticks. The edge is wrapped with a wide, yucca band. The reverse shows the back of the Katsina's head.
|Outside Diameter||39 cm|
|Credit Line||Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901|
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