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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Xavánte (Shavante)  Search this
Previous owner:
Luis P. Correa (Luis Prudente Correa), Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
Luis P. Correa (Luis Prudente Correa), Non-Indian  Search this
Possible owner:
Fundacao Nacional do Indio (Brazilian National Indian Foundation/FUNAI), 1967-  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Reed, feather/feathers, macaw feather/feathers, harpy eagle feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Dimensions:
18 x 24 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from Luis P. Correa in 1979; Correa may have been acting for FUNAI (the Fundacao Nacional do Indio or Brazilian National Indian Foundation) or may have purchased the item in Brazil in a shop run by FUNAI.
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Catalog Number:
25/1004
Barcode:
251004.000
See related items:
Xavánte (Shavante)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60b4b95f8-1b71-4c3f-b472-bb2226087f0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_266800