Jar

Date created
1975
Culture/People
Canelos Kichua
Artist/Maker
Santa Gualinga (Santa Hualinga), Canelos Kichua
Collector
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011
Donor
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian
Collection History
Collected or acquired by anthropologists Norman E. Whitten and Dorothea Scott Whitten (1930–2011) in 1975 during anthropological research and humanitarian work with the Amazonian peoples of Ecuador; donated to NMAI by Dr. Norman E. Whitten in 2019.
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Place
Sarayaku; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
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Canelos Kichua
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
27/417
Barcode
270417.000
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Native Term
ichilla tinaja
Object Name
Jar
Media/Materials
Pottery, paint, tree pitch/gum
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, burnished, painted, coated
Dimensions
22.3 x 22.9 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62cc6bf0b-9041-441f-93f4-66c647928fc9
Record ID
NMAI_416104