The Red Tail Hawk kachina is seen as both hunter and warrior. He is a chief kachina that is seen as an elder, protecting the well-being of the clan. When the Red Tail Hawk appears with other warrior kachinas they function as warriors. surrounding more sacred kachinas.
This piece is masterfully carved by Duwanye Chee (Navajo). It measures 9-1/4 in. tall with a 12 in. wingspan.