Dawa (Sun) kachina

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Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Hopi Arts and Crafts & Silvercraft Cooperative Guild (Second Mesa, Arizona) in 1967; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
National Museum of the American Indian
Photographer
Storey Huma, Jr., Hopi Pueblo, b. 1922
Culture/People
Hopi Pueblo
Artist/Maker
Storey Huma, Jr., Hopi Pueblo, b. 1922
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Hopi Arts and Crafts & Silvercraft Cooperative Guild
Title
Dawa (Sun) kachina
Object Name
Kachina/Katsina
Media/Materials
Cottonwood, feather/feathers, yarn, paint
Techniques
Carved, painted
Dimensions
14.1 x 17.4 x 36.5 cm
See related items
Hopi Pueblo
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Hopi Reservation; Navajo County, Coconino County; Arizona; USA
Date created
1966-1967
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Catalog Number
25/5576
Barcode
255576.000