Harold Mariner Davis, Non-Indian, 1924-1971 Search this
Cotton yarn, seed/seeds
Woven, strung, tied
54.0 x 21.0 x 2.0 cm
Transportation Items: Baby carriers
San Francisco de Yarinacocha; Coronel Portillo Province; Ucayali Region; Peru
Collected by Patricia M. Davis and Harold Mariner Davis (1924-1971), probably between 1964 and 1971, in Machiguenga villages near Yarinacocha and Shimaa, Peru, during research for the Summer Institute of Linguistics; acquired from the Davis base camp house in Yarinacocha, Peru, by G. Edward Montgomery in 1973 during his research among the Machiguenga; donated to NMAI by Dr. G. Edward Montgomery in 2006.
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