Woman's hair tie

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Culture/People
Canelos Kichua
Artist/Maker
Juana Catalina Chango, Canelos Kichua
Collector
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011
Donor
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian
Object Name
Woman's hair tie
Media/Materials
Cotton yarn, wool yarn, thread
Techniques
Woven, braided
Dimensions
14.5 x 2.8 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Río Chico, Comuna San Jacinto del Pindo; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created
1973
Collection History
Collected or acquired by anthropologists Norman E. Whitten and Dorothea Scott Whitten (1930–2011) in 1973 during anthropological research and humanitarian work with the Amazonian peoples of Ecuador; donated to NMAI by Dr. Norman E. Whitten in 2019.
Catalog Number
27/477
Barcode
270477.000
See related items
Canelos Kichua
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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