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Headdress  (Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses)  "1990-1998"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1990-1998

Materials:

Macaw feather/feathers, twine/string

Techniques:

Fingerwoven, tied

Dimensions:

209 x 28 x 1 cm

Cultures:

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

City:

Parque Indigena do Xingu (Xingu Indian Reservation)

County:

Northeast Mesoregion, North Araguaia Microregion

State:

Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region

Country:

Brazil

Collection History:

Formerly in the collection of the Amanaka'a Amazon Network (New York City), a nonprofit environmental education organization that assisted indigenous Amazonian communities in protecting their environments and maintaining traditional, sustainable technologies; donated to NMAI in 1998.

Source ID:

NMAI_270760

Catalog Number:

25/4895

Album Name:

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