University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHi Bake
Object Number: 65-10-121
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Iconography:Male
Height: 22.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Wood, oval shape; covered with rectilinear red (achiote) pattern outlined in black; crudely cut face, waist, naval, and genitals (male). Toy for little girls.


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