X84.1086 Tihu

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Object Name: Tihu of

Cultural Group: Hopi peoples

Place of Origin: Arizona

Date: Circa 1930

Dimensions: H: 29.00 cm, W: 18.00 cm, D: 12.70 cm

Materials Used: Wood, feathers, leather, yarn, fabric, silver, turquoise, string

Credit Line and Accession Number: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Mr. Richard M. Cohen. X84.1086

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Description

The Talavaykatsina, or Morning Singer Katsina, appears as part of the Bean Dance ceremony. Bean sprouts are tied in bunches as gifts, symbolizing the promise of the coming season.

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