Gambler Kachina

1994.06.0006

Object Image

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Gambler Kachina   (1994.06.0006)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker Victor Charlie, Hopi, Coyote Clan
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1950 - 1973
Culture Native American: Southwest: Hopi

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 37.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 21.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 18.0 cm
Weight 417 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials ceramic, animal--feather, textile
Manufacturing Processes painting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Pearlstone, Zena. Katsina: Commodified and Appropriated Images of Hopi Supernaturals. Los Angeles: UCLA Fowler Museum, 2001. Portago, Andrea and Wright, Barton. Classic Hopi and Zuni Kachina Figures. Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 2006. Schaaf, Gregory. Hopi Katsina: 1,600 Artist Biographies. American Indian Art Series, Vol. 7. Santa Fe, NM: CIAC Press, 2008. Teiwes, Helga. Kachina Dolls: The Art of Hopi Carvers. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1991. Wright, Barton. Hopi Kachinas: The Complete Guide to Collecting Kachina Dolls. Flagstaff, AZ: Northland Press, 1977.

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Collected by Dr. Alyce Cheska. Gift of Jessy Antoinette Rossi.
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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