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Earrings  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "1850-1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1850-1900

Materials:

Silver

Techniques:

Cast, soldered

Dimensions:

2.2 x 2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Chilean Coast, Mapuche, Native Americans, South America, Southern South America

City:

Maquegua (Maquehua)

County:

Cautin Province (historic Temuco Department)

State:

Araucania Region IX

Country:

Chile

Collection History:

Collected in 1930 during the Thea Heye Chile Expedition, led by anthropologist Samuel K. Lothrop (1892-1965, MAI staff member) and sponsored by MAI and Thea (Mrs. George) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_188179

Catalog Number:

17/5733

Album Name:

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