Hopi Rattle Kachina Doll 1
© Apr. 2011 Original. Hand-made item. Design: Traditional Cradle style doll with arms in front. 3 red squares on white background on its face. 3 Hopi Corn designs at bottom. Feathers attached to the head of doll. Story: Babies and small girls received these types of kachina dolls during the Hopi Bean Dances in February and the Homes Dances in July each year. The reason for the arms being in front is that the doll will be securely held by the baby and small girls. And the doll can be wrapped in the baby´s cradle board along with the baby. Medium: Cottonwood Root, Acrylics and natural bird feathers. Not varnished. (Kachina Dolls are not to be varnished. They are believed to be breathing.) Measures 15.3 cm tall, with the height of the feathers. Price: €89.00 Price includes Insurance and shipping within Germany. Other countries please add Insurance and Shipping cost.