Kachina Figure

About this object

Iconographic meaning

Represents a cow

Physical description

Standing Kachina figure on a base with feathers attached at back of head, and holding a rattle in one hand and a staff in the other. Figure has glass bead necklace, leather pouches strapped across chest, leather cuffs on arms and ankles, green yarn fringe at base of head, red circle bordered in white in centre of torso, white skirt with black apron, and tail at back.