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Shepherd's trumpet  (Music and Sound)  "circa 1910"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1920

Materials:

Cow horn, wood, hide thong/babiche

Techniques:

Cut, drilled, pegged, carved, tied

Dimensions:

47 x 26 x 16 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Andes, Central Andes, Central Andes/Central Highlands, Central Andes/North Coast, Central Andes/Southern Highlands, Native Americans, Quechua, South America, Southern Andes

Site Name:

Mountains 50 miles east of Huancayo

County:

Huancayo Province

State:

Junin Region

Country:

Peru

Collection History:

Collected by Earl Wanser (1883-ca. 1955, a carpenter who worked intermittently in Peru between 1920 and 1924); acquired by MAI in 1924.

Source ID:

NMAI_136956

Catalog Number:

12/7303

Album Name:

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