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Patung (squash katsina)
  • Hopi peoples
  • Patung (squash katsina), late 1800s–1993
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • cottonwood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.5 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 1/2 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of Alfred E. Johnson
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5961

Blue-green body with black vertical stripes all over, including the head. Oblong head has an orange bob at the end and has small black dots for eyes. Arms and hands are relief carved around body and hands have black ties painted on the wrists. Black wooden loincloth with red and green stripes.