Scarf

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Culture/People
Highland Kichua
Collector
Dorothy Willner, Non-Indian, 1927-1993
Expedition sponsor
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, Incorporated (Viking Fund, Inc.), 1941-
Object Name
Scarf
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, wool yarn
Techniques
Sewn, embroidered
Dimensions
78 x 47 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Ambato Canton; Tungurahua Province; Ecuador
Collection History
Collected in 1950 or 1951 by anthropologist Dorothy Willner (1927-1993) during MAI fieldwork supported by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research.
Catalog Number
21/8629
Barcode
218629.000
See related items
Highland Kichua
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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