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    TWO HOPI COTTONWOOD KACHINA DOLLS
    James Kootshongsie a.k.a Jimmy Koots
    c. 1950

    the first, representing Koyala, in a crouching posture and clutching a bowl, wearing traditional striped costume; the second, representing Kokopelli, with traditional attributes, including an exaggerated phallus

    Provenance:
    Purchased by the current owner in the early 1980s from the back room of Rare Things, owned by William Dutton, Santa Fe, NM

    Heights: 6 and 3 ½ inches


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    5th Saturday
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