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Woman's headband  (Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy)

Techniques:

Cut, folded

Dimensions:

56.3 x 5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Chilean Coast, Mapuche, Native Americans, South America, Southern South America

City:

Temuco

County:

Cautin Province

State:

Araucania Region IX

Country:

Chile

Collection History:

Collected in 1930 during the Thea Heye Chile Expedition, led by anthropologist Samuel K. Lothrop (1892-1965, MAI staff member) and sponsored by MAI and Thea (Mrs. George) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_187847

Catalog Number:

17/5811

Album Name:

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