Hand Carved Squash Maiden Katsina Of Cottonwood

By Spencer Nutima, Hopi

Animal: Katsina, Material: Wood
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Brilliantly painted by Spencer, this Squash Maiden 'Patung Mana' is a katsina of cottonwood root carved with a flat backside to hang against a wall, in keeping with the traditional Hopi style of presentation. The symbols of tadpole and Dragonfly are to help bring rain for a bountiful harvest! About 9 1/4" tall and 2 3/4" wide.