University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameMunti Xetaya
Object Number: 65-10-115
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Pigment
Hair
Resin (material)
Shell
Feather
Height: 21cm
Width: 21cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965
Other NumberC:65-10-112 - Field No SF

Description

Like 65-10-112; clear achiote painting all over; thick bangs of human (?) hair attached to wax; small drop-shape eyes; nose has bit of shell at end, 1 white, one bit of yellow feather on each side; earless; hair around mouth' teeth cut separately; four Job's tears beads hand from lip; small mouth slit.


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