Head ring

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Culture/People
Northwestern Amazonia
Previous owner
Wesley Strait (John Wesley Strait), Non-Indian, 1888-1942
Donor
Wesley Strait (John Wesley Strait), Non-Indian, 1888-1942
Object Name
Head ring
Media/Materials
Feather/feathers, wood, cordage
Techniques
Wrapped, tied
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place
Brazil
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Wesley Strait (John Wesley Strait, 1888-1942, official photographer of the 1939 New York World's Fair); donated to MAI by Wesley Strait in 1942.
Catalog Number
20/5047
Barcode
205047.000
See related items
Northwestern Amazonia
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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