Monkey figure

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Guna [Guna Yala]
Collector
David B. Stout, Non-Indian, 1913-1968
Previous owner
David B. Stout, Non-Indian, 1913-1968
Seller
David B. Stout, Non-Indian, 1913-1968
Object Name
Monkey figure
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
24.00 x 16.00 x 49.50 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Ailigandí; Ailigandí Municipality; Guna Yala Indigenous Territory (San Blas); Panama
Archipelago
Archipiélago de San Blas (San Blas Islands)
Island Name
Isla Ailigandí
Date created
1935-1940
Collection History
Collected in 1940 or 1941 by anthropologist David B. Stout (1913-1968) during research in Panama; purchased by MAI from David Stout in 1941.
Catalog Number
20/4440
Barcode
204440.000
See related items
Guna [Guna Yala]
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, As We Grow: Traditions, Toys, & Games
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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