X84.1084 Tihu

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Object Name: Tihu of Qoia Katsina

Artist: Unknown

Culture: Hopi

Place of Origin: Arizona, United States

Date/Era: Circa 1930

Dimensions: H: 24.5 cm, W: 10.1 cm (H: 9.6 in, W: 4 in)

Medium/Materials: Wood, feathers

Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Mr. Richard M. Cohen.

Accession Number: X84.1084

Description

Qoia Katsinam are named after the call that they make at the start of their songs.

Source: Gallery text, Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives, 2006.

See also: Marla C. Berns, World Arts, Local Lives: The Collections of the Fowler Museum at UCLA. Fowler Museum, Los Angeles, 2014.

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