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Culture/People
Chamula Maya
Collector
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994
Seller
Bernard J. Edley, Non-Indian, 1925-1994
Presenter/funding source
Viking Fund, Incorporated (The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Inc.), 1941-
Object Name
Bag
Media/Materials
Agave/Maguey fiber, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Netted
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
San Cristóbal de Las Casas; San Cristóbal de Las Casas Municipality, Altos Region; Chiapas State; Mexico (inferred)
Collection History
Collected in 1948 by Bernard J. Edley (1925-1994); purchased by MAI from Bernard Edley in 1948 using funds donated by the Viking Fund, Inc. (Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research).
Catalog Number
21/1529
Barcode
211529.000
See related items
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Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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