Kachina Doll (Tam-lam Kushokta)
Arts of the Americas
Hide, cotton, pigment, fur, hair, yucca, wood, metal, wool
late 19th century
19 x 6 x 4 3/4in. (48.3 x 15.2 x 12.1cm)
Other: 19 x 6 x 4 3/4in. (48.3 x 15.2 x 12.1cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1903, Museum Collection Fund
Wooden kachina with cotton kilt. (on right in photo) Torso is painted with red pigment. Hide red tongue protrudes from the mouth. The kachina carries a bundle of yucca whips in his hand. The head is adorned with feathers and the neck is surrounded by a fur collar.
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She-we-na (Zuni Pueblo). Kachina Doll (Tam-lam Kushokta), late 19th century. Hide, cotton, pigment, fur, hair, yucca, wood, metal, wool, 19 x 6 x 4 3/4in. (48.3 x 15.2 x 12.1cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1903, Museum Collection Fund, 03.325.4653. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 03.325.4648_03.325.4653_SL1.jpg)
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