Legband

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Culture/People
Shuar/Achuar
Artist/Maker
Marco Nantipia, Shuar/Achuar
Previous owner
Marco Nantipia, Shuar/Achuar
Donor
Ramiro Matos (RM), Quechua
Object Name
Legband
Media/Materials
Twine/String, seed/seeds
Techniques
Tied, drilled
Dimensions
76 x 5 x 3 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term
ukúnch
Place
Ecuador
Date created
2005-2006
Collection History
Given to Ramiro Matos (Quechua, NMAI staff member) in 2006 by members of a Shuar community during a visit to NMAI; donated to NMAI by Ramiro Matos in 2006.
Catalog Number
26/5655
Barcode
265655.000
See related items
Shuar/Achuar
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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