Rain cape

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Culture/People
Tukano (Tucano)
Previous owner
Alan C. Lapiner (Alan Charles Lapiner), Non-Indian, 1933-1975
Donor
Alan C. Lapiner (Alan Charles Lapiner), Non-Indian, 1933-1975
Object Name
Rain cape
Media/Materials
Vegetal Fiber, cordage
Techniques
Knotted
Dimensions
100 x 173 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place
Rio Uaupés (Caiari, Vaupés); São Gabriel da Cachoeira Municipality; North Mesoregion, Rio Negro Micoregion; Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Alan C. Lapiner (1933-1975, owner of Arts of the Four Quarters, a gallery in New York City); donated to MAI by Alan Lapiner in 1966.
Catalog Number
23/7048
Barcode
237048.000
See related items
Tukano (Tucano)
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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