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Culture/People:
Xavánte (Shavante)  Search this
Previous owner:
Ralph C. Altman, Non-Indian, 1909-1967  Search this
Object Name:
Musical instrument
Media/Materials:
Gourd, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Rio Araguaia; Brazil
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; acquired by MAI in 1959 through an exchange with Ralph C. Altman (1909-1967, a primitive art dealer and later director of the Fowler Museum at the University of California at Los Angeles).
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Catalog Number:
22/8783
Barcode:
228783.000
See related items:
Xavánte (Shavante)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61c1c2f06-c3e0-4cb2-8ccb-916bf0b393fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_243732