Necklace

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Culture/People
Shuar/Achuar
Previous owner
Corbiniano Villaca (Gorbiniano Villaca), Non-Indian
Seller
Corbiniano Villaca (Gorbiniano Villaca), Non-Indian
Object Name
Necklace
Media/Materials
Animal tooth/teeth, shell/shells, cordage
Techniques
Strung
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Oriente Region; Ecuador
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Corbiniano (or Gorbiniano) Villaca (resident in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil); purchased by MAI from Corbiniano Villaca in 1926.
Catalog Number
14/6374
Barcode
146374.000
See related items
Shuar/Achuar
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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