Dance staff

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Culture/People
Guna [Guna Yala]
Collector
Baron Francis Biedermann Von Teuber (Frank von Teuber/Francisco von Teuber), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1882
Previous owner
Baron Francis Biedermann Von Teuber (Frank von Teuber/Francisco von Teuber), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1882
Seller
Baron Francis Biedermann Von Teuber (Frank von Teuber/Francisco von Teuber), Non-Indian, b. ca. 1882
Presenter/funding source
James Bishop Ford (James B. Ford), Non-Indian, 1844-1928
Object Name
Dance staff
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Personal items
Place
Ubigantupo Mandinga; Cartí Municipality; Guna Yala Indigenous Territory (San Blas); Panama
Archipelago
Archipiélago de San Blas (San Blas Islands)
Island Name
Ubigantupo Mandinga
Collection History
Collected by Baron Francis (Frank/Francisco) Biedermann Von Teuber (an Austrian explorer and photographer) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Frank von Teuber in 1924 using funds donated by MAI trustee James B. Ford (1844-1928).
Catalog Number
12/9447
Barcode
129447.000
See related items
Guna [Guna Yala]
Personal items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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