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Headdress Frame

Object Number:89-1-8B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Northern Kayapo
Provenience: Brazil
Para State
Iriri River
Culture Area: Amazonia
Materials:Bamboo Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from Michael Bernstein, 1989
Other Number:MB6-B - Other Number


Light green parrot (Amazona aestiva) feathers tied to a cotton band (A) which is then suspended in a bent bamboo fiber frame (B).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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