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Native NameOko Dje Djo
Object Number:89-1-9B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Northern Kayapo
Korkraimoro
Provenience: Brazil
Para State
Jaraucu River
Culture Area: Amazonia
Date Made: 1959
Early Date: 1959
Late Date: 1959
Section:American
Materials:Bamboo Fiber
Height: 76.2 cm
Width: 38.1 cm
Depth: 1.91 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Michael Bernstein, 1989
Other Number:MB6-D - Other Number

Description

Red and green scarlet macaw feathers and blue parrot (Amazona) feathers tied to a cotton band (A), which is then suspended in a bent bamboo fiber frame (B).

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