The Kokopeli figure is produced in imitation of the ancient petroglyphs (rock carvings) found in the American southwest and dating from 200 AD to the sixteenth century. The name of the mystical flute player, Kokopeli, is believed to be derived from the Hopi and Zuni names for God (Koko). He is said to promote fertility, cause bountiful harvests, and bring good luck.
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