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Culture/People:
Wauja (Waurá)  Search this
Collector:
Amanaka'a Amazon Network, 1990-1998  Search this
Previous owner:
Amanaka'a Amazon Network, 1990-1998  Search this
Donor:
Amanaka'a Amazon Network, 1990-1998  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Snail shell/shells, yarn
Techniques:
Drilled, strung
Dimensions:
40 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Parque Indígena do Xingu (Xingu Indian Reservation); Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion; Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Date created:
1990-1998
Collection History:
Formerly in the collection of the Amanaka'a Amazon Network (New York City), a nonprofit environmental education organization that assisted indigenous Amazonian communities in protecting their environments and maintaining traditional, sustainable technologies; donated to NMAI by the Amanaka'a Amazon Network in 1998.
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Catalog Number:
25/4969
Barcode:
254969.000
See related items:
Wauja (Waurá)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b515d50a-f6ca-4a02-bd5f-927f39d95b8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270835