Shaman's chair

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Culture/People
Wixarika (Huichol)
Collector
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978
Object Name
Shaman's chair
Media/Materials
Wood, hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Wrapped
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place
La Mesa; Nayarit State; Mexico
Collection History
Collected in 1937 by Donald B. Cordry (1907-1978, a collector and amateur ethnologist) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
19/7934
Barcode
197934.001
See related items
Wixarika (Huichol)
Wikarika (Huichol)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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