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Morning Singer: Old Style Katsina by Dwight Monongye

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Morning Singer: Old Style Katsina
by Dwight Monongye, Hopi Pueblo
cottonwood, feathers, pigment
11" tall

Early Morning Singer Katsina (
Talavai) represents early morning or dawn because he appears at dawn during the Bean Dance (Powamuya) and announces news. He sings songs to wake the village while passing out bean sprouts for the people to eat.