University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 65-10-169
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Curanja River
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Palm
Cornhusk
Fiber
Length: 179
Width: 3
Thickness: 1.7
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Same as 65-10-168; cords waxed; pieces of corn husk tied to center section; reddish color of wood --has been smeared with blood and achiote paste (cf. 65-10-55). Used for game.


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