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Collector:
Dr. Patrick McCoy  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. Patrick McCoy  Search this
Length - Object:
61 cm
Width - Object:
9.5 cm
Height - Object:
2 cm
Culture:
Rapa Nui (Easter Islander)  Search this
Object Type:
Headband
Place:
Easter Island (Rapa Nui), Chile, Polynesia
Accession Date:
23 Aug 2000
Collection Date:
1960's
Notes:
MULTIPLE PIECES OF PLAITED PLANT FIBER MACHINE STITCHED ONTO A CLOTH BACKING. HEADBAND WIDE IN CENTER AND TAPERS AT ITS ENDS. 2 ENDS OF HEADBAND ATTACHED W/ CLOTH CORD. CLUSTERS OF WHITE, BLACK AND BROWN UNIVALVE SHELLS STRUNG W/ CELLULOSEFIBER ALONG FRONT BORDER AND DOWN MIDDLE OF HEADBAND. CLOTH BACKING SINGLE PIECEOF MATERIAL W/ MACHINE STITCHING. SEE CATALOG #S 428785 - 428787 FOR OTHER PIECES OF COSTUME.
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Record Last Modified:
2 Dec 2014
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2010266
USNM Number:
E428784-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b7aece1f-34ff-4725-8cbd-fbc00965c7cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8503088