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Headdress  (Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses)  "1915-1925"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1915-1925

Materials:

Feather/feathers, cordage, wood, beeswax

Techniques:

Bent, wrapped

Dimensions:

45 x 5 x 70 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, East Brazil, East Brazil (no sub-culture area), Mebengokre (Kayapo/Cayapo), Native Americans, South America

State:

Para State, North Region

Country:

Brazil

Collection History:

Collected in 1924-1925 by explorer and amateur ethnologist Francis Gow-Smith (1894-1939), possibly during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.

Source ID:

NMAI_146471

Catalog Number:

13/6110

Album Name:

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