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Outfit Part

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Native Name:
Chidin Tadi
Object Number:
65-10-1C
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Cashinahua
Provenience:
Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area:
Amazonia
Section:
American
Materials:
Wood
Feather
Description:
Feather train for dance outfit. Eight to ten brown and white harpy eagle feathers attached to wooden bars; quills split, wrapped around bar and tied with black waxed cord; seven bars tied together by cord at each end (tied c. 16 cm apart); end bar has 17 beige and black hawk feathers.
Length:
134cm
Width:
23cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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