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Figure (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Figure (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, human hair, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
74 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
hánnáre
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4781
Barcode:
204781.000
See related items:
Witoto
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6abcfb330-c6a6-410c-bd23-da8384e4438d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218718

Mask

Culture/People:
Bora  Search this
Previous owner:
Edith Louthian (Edith M. Jamieson/Mrs. Jay Louthian), Non-Indian, 1936-1992  Search this
Seller:
Edith Louthian (Edith M. Jamieson/Mrs. Jay Louthian), Non-Indian, 1936-1992  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Brilla Nueva; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
24/3580
Barcode:
243580.000
See related items:
Bora
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a0fc2577-ec98-43e9-96ab-70caeceb97ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258935
Online Media:

Arrow

Culture/People:
probably Northwestern Amazonia (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Wood, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Wrapped, painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Upper Rio Amazonas (Amazon River); Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Catalog Number:
9/6933
Barcode:
096933.000
See related items:
Northwestern Amazonia
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63609d5f2-2169-4c6b-9cf9-e3cc613a0875
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_104783
Online Media:

Bowl/Dish

Culture/People:
Yagua (Yahua)  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl/Dish
Media/Materials:
Gourd, paint
Techniques:
Incised, painted
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Native Term:
sekkannö
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4736
Barcode:
204736.000
See related items:
Yagua (Yahua)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c0b00695-69a0-42ae-8891-a4fdc8d3ec2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218672
Online Media:

Panpipes

Culture/People:
Yagua (Yahua)  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Panpipes
Media/Materials:
Cane, chambira palm fiber
Techniques:
Cut, wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Native Term:
nunumáttá
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4759
Barcode:
204759.000
See related items:
Yagua (Yahua)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d987b7e0-331b-41bb-a146-4e4738d74f54
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218695
Online Media:

Figure (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Figure (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Balsa wood, human hair, paint, chalk
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
hánnáre
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4783
Barcode:
204783.000
See related items:
Witoto
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61613f8c2-2311-407e-9a6c-ac1fe4e4b223
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218720

Blanket

Culture/People:
probably Northwestern Amazonia (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Carlebach Gallery  Search this
Seller:
Carlebach Gallery  Search this
Seller agent:
Julius Carlebach (Julius Hirsch Carlebach), Non-Indian, 1909-1964  Search this
Object Name:
Blanket
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
210 x 183 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Upper Rio Amazonas (Amazon River); Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Catalog Number:
21/9023
Barcode:
219023.000
See related items:
Northwestern Amazonia
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69cc15217-ddea-4270-a1c4-eba9cfc925a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233591
Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Conibo  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Rio Amazonas (Amazon River); Brazil
Catalog Number:
14/5193
Barcode:
145193.000
See related items:
Conibo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c34d2ed3-f277-4a2d-8a07-8147a316dfbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_156065
Online Media:

Man's dance kilt/apron

Culture/People:
Yagua (Yahua)  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Man's dance kilt/apron
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, vegetal dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
kanoso
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Yaguas Yacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4779
Barcode:
204779.000
See related items:
Yagua (Yahua)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bf586df8-07a6-4253-9104-cf5fa71d2fc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218715
Online Media:

Mask

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth, cordage, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Native Term:
higa
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4806
Barcode:
204806.000
See related items:
Witoto
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f81bcb99-f4b7-4137-af18-af25ed59a8c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218744
Online Media:

Headdress

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Parrot feather/feathers, vegetal fiber, cotton cloth, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques:
Stitched
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
tatábe
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4837
Barcode:
204837.000
See related items:
Witoto
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f4ac93bc-e11a-4eb4-a3ae-33db46a277e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218775
Online Media:

Headdress

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Headdress
Media/Materials:
Parrot feather/feathers, cotton cloth
Techniques:
Stitched
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
nnuycüray
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4838
Barcode:
204838.000
See related items:
Witoto
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws626ffb097-e648-4359-82ee-ee57b4594c6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218776
Online Media:

Figural group

Culture/People:
Sateré-Mawé (Maue)  Search this
Previous owner:
A. Law Voge (Adolph Law Voge), Non-Indian, 1875-1945  Search this
Donor:
A. Law Voge (Adolph Law Voge), Non-Indian, 1875-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Figural group
Media/Materials:
Natural rubber
Techniques:
Modeled
Dimensions:
24 x 19 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Rio Amazonas (Amazon River); Brazil
Catalog Number:
14/2615
Barcode:
142615.000
See related items:
Sateré-Mawé (Maue)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws691785838-cfec-41f4-b905-f3cf5cf75c21
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_152579
Online Media:

Axe

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Axe
Media/Materials:
Wood, stone
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4798
Barcode:
204798.000
See related items:
Witoto
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws644e49ac1-2789-4a3e-a7bb-8a460329ffa6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218735
Online Media:

Man's loincloth

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Man's loincloth
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
299 x 41 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Native Term:
högafe
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4824
Barcode:
204824.000
See related items:
Witoto
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6202dbe5d-3bbe-4202-a7df-17aaad2532a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218762
Online Media:

Knee rattles

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Knee rattles
Media/Materials:
Seed/seeds, nut shell/shells, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Native Term:
firisay
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4847
Barcode:
204847.000
See related items:
Witoto
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6208b160a-7e2f-44ba-a693-44ff1612dbff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218786
Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
probably Northwestern Amazonia (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Nut/nuts, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Upper Rio Amazonas (Amazon River); Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Catalog Number:
11/443
Barcode:
110443.000
See related items:
Northwestern Amazonia
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67231164a-5656-463d-aa48-441f76290bc3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_119047
Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Conibo  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cord/cordage, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Rio Amazonas (Amazon River); Brazil
Catalog Number:
14/5195
Barcode:
145195.000
See related items:
Conibo
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bcfd92c2-2ca4-4188-b528-13a32af4023b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_156067
Online Media:

Mask

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Mask
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth, cordage, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Masks and Masking
Native Term:
higa
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4807
Barcode:
204807.000
See related items:
Witoto
Masks and Masking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws679630523-9934-40b9-b6bb-a2fae6d76002
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218745
Online Media:

Shaman's mask (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Witoto  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Yaviri, Witoto  Search this
Expedition:
Wenner-Gren Scientific Expedition to Hispanic America (1940-1941) (Wenner-Gren Peru Expedition)  Search this
Expedition leader:
Dr. Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös), Non-Indian, 1897-1963  Search this
Expedition sponsor:
Axel Wenner-Gren, Non-Indian, 1881-1961  Search this
Donor:
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-  Search this
Object Name:
Shaman's mask (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Bark cloth, fruit rind/peel, asphaltum/bitumen, paint, mirror
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Native Term:
higa
Place:
Río Amazonas (Amazon River) area near frontiers of Peru, Colombia, and Brazil; Río Ampiyacu; Maynas Province; Loreto Region; Peru
Catalog Number:
20/4817
Barcode:
204817.000
See related items:
Witoto
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ef26b82f-0bd3-4b35-ab00-ae95bbf6c0a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_218755

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