Kachina Doll


From: United States of America | New Mexico

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number CG051191-2239
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Zuni
Provenience United States of America | New Mexico
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Section American
Materials Wood | Paint | Fiber | Feather | Hair | Yarn | Leather

Wooden Zuni Katsina doll with movable arms. The face is painted white with rectangular eyes and a square mouth. One horn is attached to the side of the head. Black hair and feathers are attached to the top of the head. Black yarn is wrapped around the neck and a stuffed, painted collar is loose. A white, cloth blanket is wrapped around the body and painted with black details. Leather moccasins are worn over the feet.

Height 35 cm
Length 15 cm

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