2002-02 Bowl with Kachina and “Red Fox” Faces

Object ID:
2002-02

Artist:
Unknown

Culture:
Hopi

Dimensions:
3.5" h x 7.875" w

Hopi bowl with polychromatic paint; two panels of design depicting a Kachina head flanked by a pair of coyote (?) heads in red. Two framing lines both above and below the panels, unsigned, 1950s (?). Similar heads are sometimes seen on the pottery of Alberta Adams.

Purchase History:
Mike Starkey found this bowl at Annie’s Antiques in Orlando, FL, and I purchased it on 4/26/02.