Native American Photographs by Edward S. Curtis

Pima ki

Sale!

Pima ki

$14.70$96.60

Clear
SKU: ECP0206 Category:

Description

The old-time round dwelling of the Pima tribes. In construction it was much the same as the earth lodge of the tribes of the northern plains, the chief difference lying in the fact that its top is practically flat and it is not provided with an opening for the escape of the smoke, as well as in the lack of an extended or built-out entrance way. The ki was usually about 15 feet in diameter. As the winter climate of southern Arizona is very mild, only a small fire was needed to keep the ki warm in even the coldest weather, the smoke from which became absorbed in part by the earthen roof, or escaped through the doorway.

Additional information

Size

, , ,

Date

Type

, ,

Tribe

Pima Indians

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Pima ki”

Cart