Headdress

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Culture/People
Lowland Oaxaca Chontal
Collector
Dr. Alicia María González (Alicia M. Gonzales), Non-Indian
Object Name
Headdress
Media/Materials
Wood, cotton cloth, synthetic fabric, mirror, metal nails, paper
Techniques
Carved, stitched, nailed
Dimensions
18 x 17.7 x 61.8 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Huamelula; San Pedro Huamelula Municipality, Tehuantepec District, Istmo Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created
2000-2002
Collection History
Purchased for NMAI by Dr. Alicia María González (NMAI staff member) between 2000 and 2002.
Catalog Number
26/3315
Barcode
263315.000
See related items
Lowland Oaxaca Chontal
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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