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Object Number:SA771
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Apalaii
Provenience: Guyana
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Feather
Beetle Wing
Credit Line:Amazonian Expedition, William C. Farabee, 1916

Description

Large feather headdress with beatle wings. 6 fragments accompanying it.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition
Penn in the World: Twelve Decades at the University of Pennsylvania Museum (08 May 2008 - 28 Sep 2008) View Objects in Exhibition

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