Canoe model

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Culture/People
Shipibo
Collector
Nicole H. Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1905-1998
Previous owner
Nicole H. Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1905-1998
Seller
Nicole H. Maxwell, Non-Indian, 1905-1998
Object Name
Canoe model
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Watercraft and accessories
Place
San Francisco de Yarinacocha; Coronel Portillo Province; Ucayali Region; Peru
Collection History
Collected between 1965 and 1966 by Nicole H. Maxwell (1905-1998, a pioneering researcher of traditional South American Native medicine and ethnobotany from the 1940s through the 1980s); purchased by MAI from Nicole H. Maxwell in 1967.
Catalog Number
23/9683
Barcode
239683.000
See related items
Shipibo
Watercraft and accessories
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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