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Culture/People:
Tzotzil Maya  Search this
Collector:
Carl R. Berman, Non-Indian, 1915-1990  Search this
Blanche P. Berman (Blanche Polsky Berman), Non-Indian, 1913-2012  Search this
Donor:
Carl R. Berman, Non-Indian, 1915-1990  Search this
Blanche P. Berman (Blanche Polsky Berman), Non-Indian, 1913-2012  Search this
Object Name:
Man's basket hat
Media/Materials:
Toquilla palm/Panama hat plant fiber, ribbon, wool yarn
Techniques:
Braided, sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Chiapas State; Mexico
Date created:
1955-1960
Collection History:
Collected by Carl R. Berman (1915-1990, an artist and explorer) and his wife Blanche Polsky Berman (1913-2012) during travel in South America in the 1950s; donated to MAI by Carl and Blanche Berman in 1968.
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Catalog Number:
24/1853
Barcode:
241853.000
See related items:
Tzotzil Maya
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257581