University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameTeuti
Object Number: 65-10-29
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Seed
Cotton
Length: 74.5cm
Outside Diameter:1.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Large roundish black seeds strung on red cotton cord; single strand of 52. Used in full dress.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

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