• Culture/People:

    Chachilla (Cayapas)

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  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Río Cayapas; Esmeraldas Province; Ecuador

  • Media/Materials:

    Glass bead/beads, cordage

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  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected in 1908 by Samuel A. Barrett (1879-1965, later Director of the Milwaukee Public Museum and Research Associate at the Lowie Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.

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