Pestle

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Culture/People
Guna (Kuna)
Artist/Maker
Ariston Villalaz, Guna (Kuna)
Donor
Nancy R. Rosoff, Non-Indian
Previous owner
Nancy R. Rosoff, Non-Indian
Adriana Gonzalez, Guna (Kuna)
Flordelina Denis Dack, Guna (Kuna)
Rosa A. Martinez, Guna (Kuna)
Object Name
Pestle
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term
orsar
Place
Panama
Date created
1997-1998
Collection History
Given to Nancy Rosoff (NMAI staff member) by Adriana Gonzalez (Guna), Flordelina Denis Dack (Guna), and Rosa A. Martinez (Guna) of the Cooperativa Productores de Molas during a mola-making demonstration associated with the "Art of Being Kuna" exhibition at NMAI; donated to NMAI by Nancy Rosoff in 1999.
Catalog Number
25/5029
Barcode
255029.000
See related items
Guna (Kuna)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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