Coin purse

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Culture/People
Wanka Quechua
Collector
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954
Object Name
Coin purse
Media/Materials
Llama hide/skin, ribbon
Techniques
Sewn
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Huancayo and Ayacucho; Huancayo Province and Huamanga Province; Junín Region and Ayacucho Region; Peru
Collection History
Collected in 1924 by Alpheus Hyatt Verrill (1871-1954, explorer, author, and MAI field collector) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
14/2765
Barcode
142765.000
See related items
Wanka Quechua
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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