Cooking pot

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Culture/People
Canelos Kichua
Artist/Maker
Dora Gualinga (Dora Hualinga), Canelos Kichua
Collector
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian
Dorothea Scott Whitten (Sibby Whitten), Non-Indian, 1930-2011
Donor
Dr. Norman E. Whitten, Non-Indian
Object Name
Cooking pot
Media/Materials
Pottery, pigment/pigments
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, incised, painted
Dimensions
15.5 x 17.4 cm
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Native Term
ichilla yanuna manga
Place
Montalvo; Pastaza Canton; Pastaza Province; Ecuador
Date created
1986
Collection History
Collected or acquired by anthropologists Norman E. Whitten and Dorothea Scott Whitten (1930–2011) in 1986 during anthropological research and humanitarian work with the Amazonian peoples of Ecuador; donated to NMAI by Dr. Norman E. Whitten in 2019.
Catalog Number
27/444
Barcode
270444.000
See related items
Canelos Kichua
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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