Mau-i (A:shiwi (Zuni Pueblo)). <em>Kachina Doll (Etsa Teh)</em>, late 19th–early 20th century. Wood, feather, fur, paint, cotton, wool yarn, Height: 14 15/16 in. (38 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1904, Museum Collection Fund, 04.297.5365. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 04.297.5365_acetate_bw.jpg)

Kachina Doll (Etsa Teh)


Medium: Wood, feather, fur, paint, cotton, wool yarn

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th–early 20th century

Dimensions: Height: 14 15/16 in. (38 cm)


Accession Number: 04.297.5365

Image: 04.297.5365_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This kachina doll has a fur and feather headdress and fur ruff around his neck. A lone feather sticks straight up on top of the headdress. Under the fur collar he wears a black, cotton kerchief. His cotton skirt has a painted design and sash. His boots have been painted on and topped with tarn ties. Ties are also on his wrists. He is one of several that were commissioned.

Brooklyn Museum