Cactus Katsina (Yunga)
The Cactus Katsina is part of the Warrior Katsinas who serve as disciplinarians. The cactus Katsina appears during the Bean Dance (Powamuya) and during the summer plaza dances when clowns are present. He also serves as a guard or policeman when special Katsinas appear. This Piece is very popular by collectors.
Materials- Materials: Carving knives, Sandpaper, Acrylic water color paint, Temperaturized Wood burner, Linseed Oil, and Cottonwood Root.
Dimensions- Base - 1", Base Diameter- 4. 1/4"
Feather Width- 6. 1/2" ,Total Height- 12. 7/8"