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Necklace  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "1970-1980"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1970-1980

Materials:

Seed/seeds, bird bone/bones, animal tooth/teeth, cordage

Techniques:

Carved, strung

Dimensions:

36 cm

Cultures:

Amazonia, American Indians, Native Americans, South America, Southern Amazonia, Wari (Pacanawa)

State:

Rondonia State, North Region

Country:

Brazil

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from Luis P. Correa circa 1980; Correa may have been acting for FUNAI (the Fundacao Nacional do Indio or Brazilian National Indian Foundation) or may have purchased the item in Brazil in a shop run by FUNAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_266806

Catalog Number:

25/1010

Album Name:

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