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Plate

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Plate
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
16/7914
Barcode:
167914.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_179941
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Plate

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Plate
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
16/7920
Barcode:
167920.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_179947
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Blowgun

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Pinkus, Non-Indian, 1903-1984  Search this
Donor:
Albert S. Pinkus, Non-Indian, 1903-1984  Search this
Object Name:
Blowgun
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Upper Mazaruni River; Kurupung (Kurupong); Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/9533
Barcode:
199533.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212699
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Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Loom beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Mazaruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4914
Barcode:
074914.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80548
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Spindle whorl

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Spindle whorl
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Carved, perforated
Object Type:
Weaving tools/equipment
Place:
Puruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4972
Barcode:
074972.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Weaving tools/equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80962
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Blowgun

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Blowgun
Media/Materials:
Wood, cordage
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Puruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/5234
Barcode:
075234.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_81037
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Shaman's sucking tube

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Previous owner:
Corbiniano Villaca (Gorbiniano Villaca), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Corbiniano Villaca (Gorbiniano Villaca), Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's sucking tube
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
14/6437
Barcode:
146437.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_156967

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Demarara River; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/821
Barcode:
060821.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65251
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Club

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Club
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cord/cordage, wool cloth, silk ribbon, paint, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Carved, incised, sewn, painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Kuribrong River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/3294
Barcode:
063294.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_68039
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Dance club

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Dance club
Media/Materials:
Wood, feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Braided
Dimensions:
72 x 8 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Puruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4473
Barcode:
074473.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80207
Additional Online Media:

Bottle and stopper

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Bottle and stopper
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Painted, appliqu├ęd
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
16/7856
Barcode:
167856.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_179882
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Arrow

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Pinkus, Non-Indian, 1903-1984  Search this
Donor:
Albert S. Pinkus, Non-Indian, 1903-1984  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Reed, iron point
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Upper Mazaruni River; Kurupung (Kurupong); Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
19/9531
Barcode:
199531.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212697
Additional Online Media:

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Demarara River; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/820
Barcode:
060820.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65250
Additional Online Media:

Arrow

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
Paul G. Howes (Paul Griswold Howes), Non-Indian, 1892-1984  Search this
Seller:
Paul G. Howes (Paul Griswold Howes), Non-Indian, 1892-1984  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Reed, iron point
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Mazaruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/2187
Barcode:
062187.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_67198
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Necklace

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, wool yarn, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Puruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/3358
Barcode:
063358.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_67989
Additional Online Media:

Basket

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, muslin, wool cloth, cotton yarn
Techniques:
Plaited, sewn
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Kuribrong River; Potaro-Siparuni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/3094
Barcode:
063094.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_68203
Additional Online Media:

Seat

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Seller:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Seat
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Furnishings (Home)
Place:
Puruni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/5201
Barcode:
075201.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Furnishings (Home)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_81004
Additional Online Media:

Bottle and stopper

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Bottle and stopper
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Modeled, painted
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
16/7859
Barcode:
167859.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_179885
Additional Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Lender:
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
16/7904
Barcode:
167904.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_179931
Additional Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Akawaio (Acawai)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Nut/nuts, feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Demarara River; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/874
Barcode:
060874.000
See related items:
Akawaio (Acawai)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65284
Additional Online Media:

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