Doll - Wood - Kachina - Hopi-style

Description
Doll - Wood - Kachina - Hopi-style
Early 21st century - Good

Originally the Kachinas or Katchinas (sometimes transcribed Katsina or Katsinam) are spirits in the mythology of the Hopi and the Zuñis Indians from New Mexico and Arizona, in the southwest of the United States. Spirits of fire, rain, snakes, or even playful and mischievous spirits, which are benevolent or evil... A sort of inventory of the visible and invisible worlds.

US law forbids the sale of sacred objects of Amerindian art. The artefact offered in this auction is a reproduction in the style of Amerindian tribes.

Lot details
Object
Doll
Indigenous object name
Kachina
Ethnic group/ culture
Hopi-style
Material
Wood
Period
Early 21st century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
35×35×9 cm
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