University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameMunti Xetaya
Object Number: 65-10-114
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Resin (material)
Quill
Fur
Feather
Height: 22.9cm
Width: 23.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Like 65-10-112; wax mouth, wax on cheeks; porcupine quills (?) or fur (?); attached to chin, cheeks and forehead; one red, one blue feather attached to nose with small paujil (wild turkey) feather at ends.


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