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Man's hair net/Snood  (Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses)  "1890-1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1900

Materials:

Cotton yarn, shell beads

Techniques:

Woven, fingerwoven, knotted, stitched

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Chorote (Choroti), Gran Chaco, Gran Chaco (no sub-culture area), Native Americans, South America

State:

Chaco Province

Country:

Argentina

Collection History:

Possibly collected between 1901 and 1902 by Finnish-Swedish archaeologist and anthropologist Erland Nordenskiold (1877-1932) during fieldwork sponsored by the Goteborgs Etnografiska Museum (Gothenburg Museum of Ethnography, Goteborg, Sweden); acquired by MAI in 1922 via an exchange with the Goteborgs Museum.

Source ID:

NMAI_125414

Catalog Number:

11/6399

Album Name:

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