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    A HOPI COTTONWOOD KACHINA DOLL
    c. 1950 a Hemis kachina, with straight legs and slightly bent arms, wearing a traditional costume of white kilt with woven and embroidered sashes, black body paint with warrior marks on the chest, and a case mask, divided into two fields, featuring rectangular eyes and a pair of rain clouds on the back, surmounted by a terraced tableta with fertility symbols

    Height: 16 inches*


    Condition Report*:

    In overall good condition.  Two cracks, one approx. 2 1/2" and the other approx. 5 1/2" in length, on the back.  Two gashes, one approx. 3 1/2' in length on the arm, and the other approx. 1/2" in length on the tableta.  Surface with usual wear, including light abrasions.  No apparent restoration.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    12th Saturday
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