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Whistle  (Music and Sound)  "1890-1920"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1920

Materials:

Wood, parrot feather/feathers, feather/feathers, cordage

Techniques:

Carved, braided, strung

Dimensions:

63 x 27 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Ayoreo (Morotoco), Gran Chaco, Gran Chaco (no sub-culture area), Native Americans, South America, Tsirakua

Site Name:

Chaco

State:

Chuquisaca Department, Santa Cruz Department, Tajira Department

Country:

Bolivia

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased in Hamburg, Germany, by George Heye for MAI in 1930 using funds donated by Mrs. George (Thea) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_188800

Catalog Number:

17/6624

Album Name:

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