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Native NameMenoko
Object Number:89-1-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Northern Kayapo
Provenience: Brazil
Para State
Culture Area: Amazonia
Period: Modern
Materials:Parrot Feather
Credit Line:Purchased from Michael Bernstein, 1989
Other Number:MB12-C - Other Number


Orange parrot (Amazona amazonica?) and scarlet macaw feathers tied to a cotton band.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Reina, Ruben E., and Kensinger, Kenneth M. 1991. The Gift of Birds: Featherwork of Native South American Peoples.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 92, fig. XView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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