"Warrior," Handmade Navajo Kachina Doll, 14"
Kachina Dolls are gifts given in the hopes of future abundance and health as well as tools for education. The Kachina Dolls of today's art market are a bridge not only between the spiritual world and mortals but also between native and non-native people.
The "Warrior" Kachina is a very important Kachina and acts as a guard to secure the village. This Kachina doll is holding a bow in his right hand and an arrow in his left hand. Handmade from wood with leather accents, various types of feathers and topped with a shell.