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Native Name:
Maiti
Object Number:
65-10-6
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Cashinahua
Provenience:
Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area:
Amazonia
Section:
American
Materials:
Bamboo
Feathers
Animal Tail
Description:
Painted bamboo band, half tail of giant ant-eater attached, many multicolored feathers attached, at lapped part a tall turquoise blue and red feather with small notched black and white, white and red and blue feathers, base cord and razor grass wrapped; 5 strings of black and white hawk and multicolored parrot feathers hang down.
Length:
51cm
Width:
4.1cm
Outside Diamater:
21cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger

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