C1950 Tasap Hopi Kachina Native American Indian Kachina Doll Wood Doll-low Start
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C1950 Tasap Hopi Kachina Native American Indian Kachina Doll Wood Doll-low Start:
YOU MAY RETURN THIS ITEM FOR ANY REASON IF YOU NOTIFY ME WITH INTENT TO RETURN WITHIN THREE DAYS OF ITEM'S ARRIVAL AT YOUR HOUSE, AND YOU SHIP BACK WITHIN 5 BUSINESS DAYS VIA USPS PRIORITY MAIL (I do not honor 's 14 day return policy). I SHIP WITHIN 5 BUSINESS DAYS OF YOUR PAYMENT, I WORK FULL TIME AND CAN OFTEN ONLY SHIP ON SATURDAY MORNINGS - PLEASE MOVE ON TO ANOTHER ITEM IF YOU HAVE A PROBLEM WITH 5 BUSINESS DAYS FROM PAYMENT TIL SHIPPING.
BEWARE OF THE FAKE/REPRODUCTION HOPI KACHINAS (AND MASKS) ON CURRENTLY - STUDY THESE SO YOU CAN RECOGNIZE THEM, AND SIMILAR ONES, LATER WHEN THEY DISPERSE INTO THE MARKET - I CAN'T MENTION THE SELLERS BUT A HINT IS ...FRANCE AND POLAND. JB
Here is an Authentic, Classic and Refined TASAP or NAVAJO GOD KACHINA from about 1950 (1945-1955), a FINE LOOKING HOPI KATSINA DOLL, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION FOR AGE. A WELL CARVED / PAINTED NATIVE AMERICAN COTTONWOOD KATSINA CARVING - EXPECTED WEAR FOR AGE TO PAINT/FEATHERS. THERE IS NO NOTABLE DAMAGE -SEE ALL PICS.THIS KACHINA IS APPROXIMATELY 10" TALL (including feathers on head) AND 3 1/4" WIDE AT SHOULDERS.
A FINE KATSINA WITH ORIGINAL PAINTS, BRIGHT AND EYE CATCHING ERA COLORS, AND CARVED FROM COTTONWOOOD.This Kachina hasall original accouterments and paints.Expertly carved and painted by a master Hopi Kachina carver/maker- Hopituh Shimunuh / Hopi People!!!
SHIPPING WILL BE APPROXIMATELY $12.00- $16.00 BOX VIA USPS PRIORITY MAIL.
The body is carved from a piece of the traditional Cottonwood - a tree that grows in washes and canyons where water is more consistent.LOW START FOR A RARE, AUTHENTIC, VINTAGE AND FINELY MADE HOPI is aHopiTasapKatsina dollcarved from a piece of cottonwood root.Tasapis a Hopi representation of a Navajo God. There are Hopi versions of katsinam that honor and depict other tribes, such as the Navajo, Havasupai, Comanche, Zuni and other Pueblos.This is theHopiversion of what the Navajo katsinam might look like. These katsinam are not borrowed from the Navajo, as they are unique to the Hopi. They have the same purpose and functions as all the Hopi Katsinam. They are messengers and/or intermediaries to the rain gods. Since they are katsinam in every respect, they are afforded the same reverence and dignity during their visits.ThisTasapmale katsinam wears a ceremonial kilt and rain sash, and has a blue face and red hair. The male, along with a companion female, appears during Angak'wa and the summer katsina day dances. Since they depict the Navajo, their songs may have some Navajo words speaking of the good things of life and/or words representing moisture." A. E. Anthony condition for age and a true Collector's item!!!!Guaranteed authentic c1945-1955 HOPI Kachina.
SEE THE OTHER KACHINAS I AM LISTING NOW or SOON - I WILL BE SELLING SEVERAL MORE!
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If you are worried about the economy now is the time to buy Native American Arts/Crafts - a better investment then the stock market, you can buy low now, and these items always appreciate with time!!!
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