Hopi Butterfly Maiden Kachina Ornament, 5 1/4" - Made in the USA
Genuine Butterfly Maiden Hopi Kachina Ornament or decor, 5 1/4 inches. Made in the USA by Grace Pooley, an Arizona Reservation - Hopi Tribe Native American Indian Artist.
This item is handcrafted. Every attempt is made to keep the coloring and items used the same on each item, however slight variations may occur. Each Hopi Kachina ornament is made from cottonwood root and decorated using only natural paints, dyes and inks. Each includes a suede string for hanging as an ornament.
BUTTERFLY: This style is called Butterfly Maiden Kachina (aka Katsina), it represent the spirit of Spring and Fertility and re-connects us humans with earth bringing balance back into our lives. & The Hopi;Butterfly Dance, said to be of the most beautiful dances, is common in the spring - sometimes lasting several days. & It's a dance for rain plus good health and a longevity for all living things. & The name of the Kachina (or abbreviation of the name) is written on the bottom and all are signed by the artist.
*This item will also sit upright on a flat surface.
Approx. Size, Weight
- 5 1/4" tall, 3" wide, 1 1/2" deep, 1.6 ounces.