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Arm Ornament

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Object Number:89-1-23B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Rikbaktsa
Provenience: Brazil
Matto Grosso
Juruena River
Culture Area: Amazonia
Period: Modern
Section:American
Materials:Macaw Feather
Parrot Feather
Bone
Cotton
Credit Line:Purchased from Michael Bernstein, 1989
Other Number:MB13A-2 - Other Number

Description

Blue and gold macaw tail feathers, white and maroon cotinga (Xipholena), toucan (Ramphstos sp.) and potto feathers strung with animal bones on cotton cord.

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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