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Prayer stick/Prayer wand  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "circa 1935"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1930-1937

Materials:

Wood, feather/feathers, wool yarn, paper, beeswax

Techniques:

Carved, wrapped, glued

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Central America, Mesoamerica, Native Americans, Northern Mesoamerica, Wixarika (Huichol)

City:

La Mesa

State:

Nayarit State

Country:

Mexico

Collection History:

Collected between 1935 and 1937 by Donald B. Cordry (1907-1978, collector and amateur ethnologist) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_209078

Catalog Number:

19/5479

Album Name:

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