Hair comb

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Culture/People
Triqui (Trique) [ San Andrés Chicahuaxtla]
Collector
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978
Previous owner
Donald B. Cordry (Donald Bush Cordry), Non-Indian, 1907-1978
Object Name
Hair comb
Media/Materials
Bamboo, cotton cloth
Techniques
Split, bent, wrapped, tied
Object Type
Personal items
Place
San Andrés Chicahuaxtla; Putla Villa de Guerrero Municipality, Putla District, Sierra Sur Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Date created
1930-1940
Collection History
Collected by Donald B. Cordry (1907-1978, a collector and amateur ethnologist) at an unknown date; acquired by MAI through an exchange with Donald Cordry in 1943.
Catalog Number
20/6214
Barcode
206214.000
See related items
Triqui (Trique) [ San Andrés Chicahuaxtla]
Personal items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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