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Rare Hopi Kachina Dolls


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PAHLIKMANA

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PAHLIKMANA the BUTTERFLY MAIDEN. A large beautifully carved and constructed doll. Height 17 inches.  With a thin plied tablita and numerous accoutrements, this doll was made before WWII. An exceptional large Kachina. Currently on loan to a museum in Mass.   Avaliable after September 2014.  Back from the exhibition and for sale. price $8500.00


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FIVE LARGER DOLLS 5"-7" by OTTO PENTEWA, these are the large miniature dolls. All nearly fully formed KACHINAS. Priced from $350, $450, and $550.


KEWO the WOLF

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KEWO the WOLF KACHINA or another animal. Without the claw marks on the Mask. Early doll ca. 1920's. On piece carving, height 9 inches.


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NINE HOPI CARVED Rt. 66 DOLLS. All carved in the mid-century tourist style. Some are more traditionally carved, the HOCHANI, and the LEFT HANDED KACHINAS. Small from 3" to 5"  Priced from $100 to $150 each.


ABBOT SAKIESTEWA

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FOUR DOLLS, two with tags with the name of the carver ABBOT SAKIESTEWA. The MUDHEAD and the CLOUD (fourth doll)  with "From the HOPI VILLAGES" tags. $250 each


PALHIK MANA

A very large PALHIK MANA the BUTTERFLY MAIDEN. (even thought this is an oxymoron). Maiden/Mana, the popular Kachina Carving. Ca. 1930-40. Height 16 1/4 inches. In fine condition with nice old soft paint. Price $5600.00

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THE RUNNER

A carefully carved doll from the 1920's. Difficult to identify but likely a Runner Kachina. Height 11 inches. Price $1600.00


EARLY MORNING KACHINA

TALAVAI KACHINA, the EARLY MORNING SINGER. Old style with a painted on mouth. Height 8.5 inches. Price $1600.00

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HOPI PUPPETS

Two HOPI PUPPETS,  The  MUDHEAD CLOWN, heigh 7.5 inches,  $925.00. And the smaller MUDHEAD, height 5.5 inches. $650. These are made in the 50's and 60's by HENRY SEENI.

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APACHE MANA

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This MANA appears to be an APACHE KACHINA MANA. The dress is typical APACHE and the mask appears to be APACHE. Carring a tus (water) basket on her back. This may be a unique doll. Shows age wear. Height 7 inches. Hopi carved.  $1200.00


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HONAN KACHINA the BADGER. A very popular Kachina, this is 7 1/2 inches high, likely from the 1940-50's period.  Price is $450.00.    And a seated MUDHEAD DRUMMER, the PUSHUN' KOYEMSI, height 5 inches and is also from mid-20th century. Price $450.00


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HEMIS KACHINA by JIMMY K. The HOME DANCE KACHINA. Ca. 1950-60. Height 25 1/2 inches. With a ribbon from the Museum of Northern Arizona, Honorable Mention. $6500.00


HOPI CLOWN

HOPI CLOWN, unidentified. Similar to the Female PALATSUTSKUTU or maybe a variation of the Yellow TSUKU. Maiden whorls and a bit of blue paint. Early, Ca. 1900. From a European collection. Height 9 5/8 inches. Price $5000.00

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MUDHEAD

A simple carved MUDHEAD DOLL,  from the 1940-50's. height 8 inches to the top of knot. Blue scarf and placed on a Fred Harvey type stand (new). Price $725

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