Native American Hopi Carved Chili Pepper Racer Katsina Doll

Description
Native American Hopi Carved Chili Pepper Racer Katsina Doll by Raynard Lalo
Chili Pepper (Tsil) is one of the runner or racer Katsinam who challenge men and boys to foot races in which the racer follows in hot pursuit. The winners of the races receive prizes, the losers...well, Tsil forces hot peppers into the losers’ mouths or throws mud at them. Tsil has a yellow face and, as with most runner Katsinam, has large round eyes and wears little clothing to allow for free movement. This is a wonderful piece by Raynard who is normally a traditional Katsina carver but did a fine job on this Chili racer.
Dimensions:
8.25 in. tall
SKU
Raynard Lalo--2037
$600.00
In stock
Write a review
Only registered users can write reviews. Please Sign in or create an account