Kachina mask in scales and corn skin - Leather - Hopi-style

Description
Kachina mask in scales and corn skin - Leather - Hopi-style
Early 21st century

Magnificent Kachina Mask made of skin with scales and maize grains.

In the Hopi style.
Wood, skin, vegetable fibres, feathers and pigments.
Height: 40 cm; Width: 50 cm; Depth: 30 cm; and 60 cm high including the stand.
Age-related wear.
Sold with the stand.
Helmet mask made of skin with scales, the nose is formed by a corn cob.


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
Kachina mask in scales and corn skin
Ethnic group/ culture
Hopi-style
Material
Leather
Period
Early 21st century
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
40×50×30 cm
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