University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameXumux
Object Number: 65-10-61C
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Length: 15.3cm
Outside Diameter:0.6cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Capuchin moneky radius bone; 5 partially hollowed, carefully smoothed and finished, taper to sharp point. Used for sewing.


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