Vintage Hopi Kachina by Larry David – Left Hand Kachina 2001 8 1/4 tall. It is from our personal collection. Larry was active from the 1960’s until his passing in 2006. It’s very well done and measures 8 1/4 tall. This dynamic figure is Siyangephoya, the Left-Handed Kachina, a hunter. Hunter kachinas are related to warriors, but affect game animals rather than people, or other kachinas. Larry David, Hopi Tewa, Katsina/Parrot Clan, Larry was born in 1948 at Keams Canyon, AZ. Larry was the great-great grandson of Tsan Sayah; great grandson of Pong (Snow) and Ahlong; grandson of Lena Charlie and Victor Charlie; son of Sunbeam David and Randolph David; bother of Neil David, Sr. Irma David; husband of Vidala Attocknie. Some of Larry’s favorite figures to carve were Chakwaina – a Katsina family related to Women Warriors and Wild Mustard Clan, Chusona – Snake Dancer, Honánkatsina – Badger Katsina. Sadly Larry David passed in August of 2006 at his home in Polacca, First Mesa, Az. Reference: Hopi Katsina: 1,600 Artist Biographies by Gregory and Angie Schaaf. Larry David, Hopi Tewa, Katsina/Parrot Clan. If you are a collector of Native American Pottery, Jewelry, Kachinas, baskets, and hard-to-find items, please put us in your favorites so you can be notified of our new items as we list them. Please check out our other auctions both under RAINDANCERAUCTIONS and LCBERGH. We eat the difference. When Listing, we are forced to guess at the weight and size of he box before it’s even packed. We DOUBLE BOX (with a peanut buffer) ALL POTTERY and most baskets. We’ve had many, many elated customers who received a severely damaged box, but found their item safe and sound in the inner box. We do not skimp on packing materials, using bubble wrap and popcorn. We recycle materials whenever possible to be environmentally friendly. Please consider the pictures, therefore, 90% of the description. We do our best to document our items accurately. The only reason we will accept a return is if we misrepresent an item by accident. This is our #1 priority. If there is a hallmark, I will do my best to identify the artist. The item “Vintage Hopi Kachina by Larry David (1948 2006) Left Hand Kachina made 2001″ is in sale since Sunday, September 27, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1935-Now\Dolls & Kachinas”. The seller is “lcbergh” and is located in Florence, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Handmade: Yes
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Artisan: Larry David
- Provenance: Purchased directly from Artist
- Origin: Native American
- Tribal Affiliation: Hopi
- Material: Cottonwood Root