A HOPI TABLITA DANCE WAND
Provenance: Private Dutch collection.
This head decoration called “Tablita” is worn by a female during a dance following the Katsina dance season. The Tablita is covered with rain symbols.
Generally, dance tablitas are made by male members of a family for use by a female member.
Hopi indians, Arizona, United States
Early 20th century, Leather, wood and pigment, 42 x 35 cm
Price: € 1.800,-