Cradle board kachina doll “Palik Mana” – HOPI
- Reference: EDNA1007
- Origin: Flagstaff, Arizona, USA
- Period: Circa 1950
- Height: 33,8 cm
- Materials: Cottonwood, cotton string, feathers, glass beads.
- Price: 1.250€
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Also known as Shalako Mana, Palik Mana, Butterfly Maiden, or Water Drinking Girl.
Rather a woman’s dance entity than a kachina. Mamzan initiation dance. Most of the dance impersonators are not masked but when carved as dolls.
One of the most beautiful carved dolls.