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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Arawak  Search this
Collector:
Theodore J. Waldeck (Joseph Theodore Waldeck), Non-Indian, b. 1894  Search this
Donor:
Theodore J. Waldeck (Joseph Theodore Waldeck), Non-Indian, b. 1894  Search this
Object Name:
Baby belt/sling
Media/Materials:
Cotton yarn
Techniques:
Looped
Object Type:
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Place:
Upper Cuyuni River; Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region; Guyana
Collection History:
Probably collected by explorer Theodore J. Waldeck (b. 1894) in 1937 or 1938 during an expedition to Guyana; donated to MAI by Theodore J. Waldeck in in 1939.
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Catalog Number:
20/642
Barcode:
200642.000
See related items:
Arawak
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64c7bd0b5-4e47-4db1-b7ea-84138e7610fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_214385