She-we-na (Zuni Pueblo). <em>Kachina Doll (Patchu)</em>, late 19th century. Wood, pigments, fur, cotton, wool, 13 9/16 x 5 1/8 in. (34.4 x 13 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1907, Museum Collection Fund, 07.467.8416. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 07.467.8416.jpg)

Kachina Doll (Patchu)

Artist:She-we-na (Zuni Pueblo)

Medium: Wood, pigments, fur, cotton, wool

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 13 9/16 x 5 1/8 in. (34.4 x 13 cm)



Accession Number: 07.467.8416

Image: 07.467.8416.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This Kachina doll is slightly unusual as it has carved facial features. Its arms are articulated at the shoulders and it wears a cotton warp dance skirt with painted sash and trim. Wool yarn is wrapped around the wrists and ankles and the boots are painted on. A cap is nailed to the head with remnants of fur remaining.

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