Miniature violin and bow

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Culture/People
Wixarika (Huichol)
NMAI agent
Ramiro Matos (RM), Quechua
Cecile R. Ganteaume (CRG), Non-Indian
Object Name
Miniature violin and bow
Media/Materials
Wood, glass bead/beads, beeswax, imitation sinew, nylon monofilament
Techniques
Carved, bead mosaic
Dimensions
33 x 10 x 4 cm
Object Type
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place
Jalisco State, Nayarit State; Mexico (inferred)
Date created
2000
Collection History
Purchased by Cecile R. Ganteaume (NMAI staff member) and Ramiro Matos (Quechua, NMAI staff members) during research in Mexico in 2000.
Catalog Number
25/5192
Barcode
255192.000
See related items
Wixarika (Huichol)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Window on Collections, Best of Beadwork
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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