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Culture/People
Apinajé (Apinaye Caroyo)
Seller
Arthur H. Fisher, Non-Indian, 1880-1947
Previous owner
Arthur H. Fisher, Non-Indian, 1880-1947
Collector
Arthur H. Fisher, Non-Indian, 1880-1947
Object Name
Headdress
Media/Materials
Wood, feather/feathers, cordage, cotton cloth, reed, macaw feather/feathers, parrot feather/feathers
Techniques
Wrapped, tied
Dimensions
27 x 17 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place
Rio Araguaia; Brazil
Collection History
Collected between 1923 and 1926 by Arthur H. Fisher (1880-1947, a well-known naturalist and animal photographer); purchased by MAI from Arthur Fisher in 1926.
Catalog Number
14/9701
Barcode
149701.000
See related items
Apinajé (Apinaye Caroyo)
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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