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Bird (uncertain)

Object Number:28555
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I, Oldest Part
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Wool
Wood
Iconography:Bird
Length: 13.97 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:742C - Field No SF

Description

Bird wrapped in cotton. Bird is of coarsely needle-woven yellow cotton: red neck, head, and beak, throat brown; large eyes ringed white; triangular wings and forked tail of wrapped cane splints with many strands of cotton wrapped across these frames.

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