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Culture/People:
probably Cubeo (Kobeua) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Alan C. Lapiner (Alan Charles Lapiner), Non-Indian, 1933-1975  Search this
Donor:
Alan C. Lapiner (Alan Charles Lapiner), Non-Indian, 1933-1975  Search this
Object Name:
Mask outfit
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth, bark, vegetal fiber, paint, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, dyed, painted
Dimensions:
149 x 140 x 79.00 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Rio Uaupés (Caiari, Vaupés); São Gabriel da Cachoeira Municipality; North Mesoregion, Rio Negro Micoregion; Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Date created:
1960-1965
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Alan C. Lapiner (1933-1975, owner of Arts of the Four Quarters, a gallery in New York City); donated to MAI by Alan Lapiner in 1966.
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Catalog Number:
23/7047
Barcode:
237047.000
See related items:
Cubeo (Kobeua)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6de817da9-d6f8-4e41-a981-0891dbcf0764
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_252382