Dance Sash with Possible Representation of Broadface Kachina Mask
Arts of the Americas
Cotton, wool yarn
late 19th century
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Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
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Hopi-Tewa Pueblo (Native American). Dance Sash with Possible Representation of Broadface Kachina Mask, late 19th century. Cotton, wool yarn, 86 x 16 in. (218.4 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7167. Creative Commons-BY
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This handwoven sash is worn around a man's dance skirt and tied so that the design hangs down on one side in the front. The design is thought to represent an abstract Kachina face.
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