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Eototo (chief katsina), ??
  • unknown Hopi maker
  • Eototo (chief katsina), ??, late 1800s–1999
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • wood, paint, feathers, cloth, yarn, metal, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18 x 7 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5968

The standing figure's arms are bent. It has black yarn and a fluffy white feather on top of the head. It has a white head with black dots for the eyes and mouth. There is a black ruff around the neck. The white body has red, orange, yellow, and grey spots. There is a blue and black painted necklace and a black wristband with a metal medallion on the proper right wrist. The hands each hold a black feather. It has a black skirt with a green belt and red and black moccasins with a metal medallion on the ankle.