Kachina Doll, n.d.
Wood and paint
7 1/16 in. (18 cm)
Wood and paint.
Kackinas are often depicted on baskets, as well as in doll form. This black and white faced Kachina, called the Kokopelli Maiden, has her hair arranged in maiden's whorls. The dolls are given to children to help them learn to recognize the various Kachinas.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1976
Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 42 (illustrated/bw) fig. 109.
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This object was included in the following exhibitions:
- Ways of Seeing/Exhibiting American Indian Art: The Pomona College Collection Montgomery Gallery , 1/19/1994 - 3/20/1994
This object has the following bibliographic references:
Native American Art from the Permanent Collection.
Native American Art from the Permanent Collection
Galleries of the Claremont Colleges.
Claremont, CA, 1979
Page Number: 42, Figure Number: 109
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