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Culture/People:
Kogi (Kagaba)  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (The University Museum)  Search this
Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI-HF), 1916-1989  Search this
Previous owner:
Mason Labata, Kogi (Kagaba)  Search this
Collector:
Gregory Mason, Non-Indian, 1889-1968  Search this
Object Name:
Baby belt/sling
Media/Materials:
Cotton yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Palomino; Dibulla Municipality; La Guajira Department; Colombia
Collection History:
Collected from the parents of Mason Labata (a Kogi child) in 1931 by journalist and anthropologist Gregory Mason (1889-1968) during fieldwork sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) and MAI.
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Catalog Number:
18/1408
Barcode:
181408.000
See related items:
Kogi (Kagaba)
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62c696f9b-9b7f-46b9-923b-a60d42601846
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_194105