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Necklace made from undyed karakuru seed, with a pendant. The pendant appears to have an animal motif, possibly of a butterfly.

Details

necklace
2004.451
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  necklace
object name:  necklace (neck ornaments (personal adornment))

Place
Masakenyari, Guyana, South America, Americas
Additional place information
bought:  Masakenyari 
Date made
before 2004
Additional date information
before 2004 
Collector
Arero, Hassan
Additional collector information
collector:  Arero, Hassan Wario 
Culture
Wai Wai
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Wai Wai 
maker or user: Wai Wai 

Materials & techniques
seed; thread
Additional material & technique information
material: seed (overall)
material: thread (part)
Measurements
overall: 390 x 55 x 5 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 390 x 55 x 5 mm


Related subjects
maker or user: Wai Wai
maker or user: Wai Wai
object name: necklaces (neck ornaments (personal adornment))
material: thread
material: seed

Record created 2004-04-15
Record last updated 2019-03-04

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