Kokopelli

Kokopelli

Regular price $40.00
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 Kokopelli is an ancient character- a hunchbacked, dancing flute player whose oldest manifestation is found on on prehistoric American rock carvings. The origins of the figure are a mystery, and he figures in many Native American stories, where his age and role vary. He is generally believed to have been a fertility symbol, often depicted as a phallic character, carrying a pouch of seeds, or wearing antlers. Kokopelli symbols often appear in the context of rain, pregnancy, prosperity, and marriage.

Kokopelli is a Hopi word meaning (roughly) wooden-backed; most of the familiar depictions of Kokopelli are copied from Hopi art, which in turn is derived from ancient Anasazi glyphs.  The figure is usually displayed hunchbacked, with an erect phallus and a flute.  Older versions are antlered, while later iterations have flying hair.

 

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Expect 3 - 5 weeks from date of purchase to receive your handmade batik. Since each shirt is made to order we do not accept exchanges or returns. All sales are final.


LAT Short Sleeve  

          ✪ 100% Cotton
          ✪ NOT Pre-Shrunk 
          ✪ 4.5 oz Fine Jersey - Light Weight

Gildan Short Sleeve & Long Sleeve

          ✪ 100% Cotton
          ✪ Pre-Shrunk 
          ✪ 6.1 oz Jersey Knit - Heavy Weight

Anvil Women's Mid-Scoop Short Sleeve

           ✪ 100% Cotton
           ✪ Pre-Shrunk
           ✪ 5.4 oz  Midweight Jersey Knit

 American Apparel for Silkscreen

           ✪ 50% Cotton 50% Polyester
           ✪ NOT Pre-Shrunk 
           ✪ 4.3 oz Fine Jersey Combed Ringspun Cotton

 

LAT Short Sleeve  

          ✪ 100% Cotton
          ✪ NOT Pre-Shrunk 
          ✪ 4.5 oz Fine Jersey - Light Weight

Gildan Short Sleeve & Long Sleeve

          ✪ 100% Cotton
          ✪ Pre-Shrunk 
          ✪ 6.1 oz Jersey Knit - Heavy Weight

Anvil Women's Mid-Scoop Short Sleeve

           ✪ 100% Cotton
           ✪ Pre-Shrunk
           ✪ 5.4 oz  Midweight Jersey Knit

 American Apparel for Silkscreen

           ✪ 50% Cotton 50% Polyester
           ✪ NOT Pre-Shrunk 
           ✪ 4.3 oz Fine Jersey Combed Ringspun Cotton