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Vessel with carrying net

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel with carrying net
Media/Materials:
Gourd, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Cut, hexagonal-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/843
Barcode:
060843.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65308
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Baby belt/sling

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Baby belt/sling
Media/Materials:
Cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Looped
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/897
Barcode:
060897.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65374
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Basket

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Basket
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/848
Barcode:
060848.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65313
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Spatula

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Spatula
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/857
Barcode:
060857.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65322
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Rattle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Reed, feather/feathers, gourd
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Demarara River; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4466
Barcode:
074466.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80200
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Ear ornament

Culture/People:
probably Akurio (Acuria) (attributed); collected from the Macushi (Macusi)  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:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
8/5000
Barcode:
085000.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Macushi (Macusi)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_91594
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Headdress

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/893
Barcode:
060893.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65247
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Rattle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Reed, feather/feathers, gourd
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/793
Barcode:
060793.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65638
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Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/812
Barcode:
060812.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65657
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Woman's apron

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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:
Woman's apron
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, cordage
Techniques:
Loom beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4525
Barcode:
074525.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80259
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Dance cape

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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 cape
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Split
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/5004
Barcode:
075004.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80482
Additional Online Media:

Headdress

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Cotton cord/cordage, feather/feathers, cordage
Techniques:
Woven
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/889
Barcode:
060889.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65243
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Canoe paddle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Canoe paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Watercraft and accessories
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/935
Barcode:
060935.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65357
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Manioc pounder/paddle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Manioc pounder/paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/826
Barcode:
060826.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65256
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Necklace

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Nut/nuts, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/912
Barcode:
060912.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65333
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Whistle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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:
Whistle
Media/Materials:
Armadillo claw/claws, tree pitch/gum
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Demerara River headwaters; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4958
Barcode:
074958.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80948
Additional Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, reed, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/846
Barcode:
060846.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65311
Additional Online Media:

Drum

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  Search this
Collector:
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954  Search this
Object Name:
Drum
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Between headwaters of Demerara River and Berbice River; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Catalog Number:
6/830
Barcode:
060830.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_65261
Additional Online Media:

Drum with monkey design

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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:
Drum with monkey design
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide, rope, feather/feathers, paint
Techniques:
Carved, bent, stretched, laced, tied, painted
Dimensions:
25 x 13 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Near headwaters; Berbice River headwaters; Upper Demerara-Berbice Region; Guyana
Date created:
1910-1918
Catalog Number:
7/4471
Barcode:
074471.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80205
Additional Online Media:

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Akurio (Acuria)  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:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
43 x 6 x .5 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Guyana
Catalog Number:
7/4989
Barcode:
074989.000
See related items:
Akurio (Acuria)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_80567
Additional Online Media:

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