University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHi Bake
Object Number: 65-10-123
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Fiber
Pigment
Iconography:Female
Length: 25.5cm
Outside Diameter:5.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

Wood; flattened at top, bottom rounded; eyes and mouth cut in flattened end on narrow side; genitals and loin cloth string (?) roughly carved at bottom; red geometric designs outlined in black over all; female. Toy.


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