Artist:Henry SheltonPueblo, Hopi
Medium: Cottonwood root, acrylic pigment, yarn, feathers, metal bells, beads, plastic
Dimensions: 20 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (52.1 x 14 x 16.5 cm)
Accession Number: 2010.6.4
Catalogue Description: Tsitoto or flower katsina with body carved from one piece of cottonwood root. He has a multicolored-striped face and helmet-type mask, black slit eyes and a yellow bird beak. He has a bare chest painted yellow on the PL side and blue on the PR. He wears a white cape, and holds a rattle in his PR hand and plant fibers in his PL hand. He wears a beaded necklace and jingle bells on the bands on top of his boots.