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koshari (Hano clown katsina)
  • Hopi peoples
  • koshari (Hano clown katsina), late 1800s–1999
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, paint, yarn, cloth, rabbit fur, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 34.5 x 16.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 13 9/16 x 6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5798
Label Text

Standing figure with arms in front. Two black and white striped horns tipped in white fur. Black head with white face and white fur tufts on each side of the head. Eyes and mouth outlined in black. Protruding white nose. Black and white striped torso, legs, and arms. Both wrists and knees have black yarn wrapped around them. Black fabric loincloth. Red mocassin boots.