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Feather Ornament

Object Number:38-23-134A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Huichol
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Nayarit
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Parrot Feather
Fiber
Length: 21 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Robert M. Zingg, 1938

Description

Bunches of green and polychrome parrot feathers individually tied to fiber cords. Used on men's hats and ceremonial objects. Possibly from shaman's basket 38-23-137 or 38-23-152; four found in latter.

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