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Culture/People
Kadiwéu (Caduveo/Cadioeos/Guaicuru)
Previous owner
Luis P. Correa (Luis Prudente Correa), Non-Indian
Seller
Luis P. Correa (Luis Prudente Correa), Non-Indian
Possible owner
Fundacao Nacional do Indio (Brazilian National Indian Foundation/FUNAI), 1967-
Object Name
Ornament
Media/Materials
Cordage, stone, tree pitch/gum, seed/seeds
Techniques
Wrapped, tied
Dimensions
83 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Mato Grosso State, Central-West Region; Brazil
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from Luis P. Correa in 1979; Correa may have been acting for FUNAI (the Fundacao Nacional do Indio or Brazilian National Indian Foundation) or may have purchased the item in Brazil in a shop run by FUNAI.
Catalog Number
25/1022
Barcode
251022.000
See related items
Kadiwéu (Caduveo/Cadioeos/Guaicuru)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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