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Plaque

Object Number:2017-15-12
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pueblo
Hopi
Provenience: United States of America
Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: 1978-1979
Early Date: 1978
Late Date: 1979
Section:American
Materials:Bear Grass
Yucca
Pigment
Iconography:Katsina
Kachina
Clown
Mudhead
Depth: 6 cm
Outside Diameter:33 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Ed and Pat Coyle, 2017

Description

Coiled, circular, basketry plaque with a Mudhead (Koyemsi) Katsina figure painted in the center. A sun/star design surrounds the Katsina. The design is duplicated on the reverse but with the eyes and mouth omitted.

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