University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2004-23-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Polacca
First Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest (Culture Area)
Date Made: 1941
Early Date: 1941
Late Date: 1941
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Paint
Feather
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Butterfly
Height: 31.5 cm
Width: 10 cm
Depth: 12 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Frederica de Laguna, 2004
Other Number:300 (on bottom of left foot) - Other Number

Description

Butterfly Kachina; feather headress; black wings w/ orange and white design; costume painted light blue, orange, yellow, black, and white; short bill protrudes from mask; feathers attached to ears.


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |