Hopi Pueblo. <em>Kachina Doll (Omau)</em>, late 19th century. Wood, pigment, yarn, plant fiber, 5 13/16 × 4 × 2 11/16 in. (14.8 × 10.2 × 6.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1904, Museum Collection Fund, 04.297.5593. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.04.297.5593_front.jpg)

Kachina Doll (Omau)

Artist:Hopi Pueblo

Medium: Wood, pigment, yarn, plant fiber

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 5 13/16 × 4 × 2 11/16 in. (14.8 × 10.2 × 6.8 cm)


Accession Number: 04.297.5593

Image: CUR.04.297.5593_front.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This kachina is probably Ho'te. It is totally rounded in form with flat, red ears protruding from each side, protrduing round eye and yarn twists and plant fiber on it's head. There is a cross also on the back of its head ad wel;l as cheekbones. Hands are cruved in front resting on the stomach.

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