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Paper-making anvil/board  (Art and Printing tools)  "circa 1930"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1925-1937

Materials:

Wood, amate (fig tree) paper

Techniques:

Cut, carved

Dimensions:

14 x 40 x 2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central America, Mesoamerica, Native Americans, Northern Mesoamerica, Otomi (Otomi), Otomi [San Pablito]

City:

San Pablito

County:

Pahuatlan Municipality

State:

Puebla State

Country:

Mexico

Collection History:

Collected by Bodil Christensen (1896-1985), a Danish anthropologist who worked extensively with the Otomi; donated to MAI by Miss Christensen in 1937.

Source ID:

NMAI_208728

Catalog Number:

19/5160

Album Name:

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