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Man with silver ornament (NMAI Object Number 190753.000) pierced through the end of his nose. Some sources say the man is a chief

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1936-1936

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

3 x 3.5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Andes, Native Americans, Northern Andes, South America, Tsachila (Colorado)

Site Name:

Rio Toachi

State:

Pichincha Province

Country:

Ecuador

Collection History:

Victor Wolfgang von Hagen was an American explorer, anthropologist, and travel writer who led a number of MAI expeditions in the 1930s. This photograph accompanied the object collections von Hagen brought back for MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_313380

Catalog Number:

P12423

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