Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Hopi peoples
  • plaque, late 1800s–1930
  • Where object was made: Third Mesa, Arizona, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6 x 37.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 3/8 x 14 3/4 in
  • Gift of Eva F. Bennett
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1056

This plaque has a depiction of a katsina, possibly Poli Mana (Butterfly Maiden), in tan and a darker fiber. The rim of the plaque is dark green.