|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Culture Area:||East Brazil|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Michael Bernstein, 1989|
|Other Number:||MB2-B - Other Number|
Occipital fan headdress called "House for the head." (A) of parrot feathers on radiating split bamboo stalks and scarlet macaw and spoonbill feathers forming a central fan. Feathers are attached to the ends of the stalks with beeswax. This is suspended between two connected fiber discs (B).
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. xvi, fig. P.3; p. 128, fig. XIII||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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