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Votive Bowl

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Object Number:
38-23-122
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Huichol
Provenience:
Mexico (Central America)
Nayarit
Culture Area:
Central America
Section:
American
Materials:
Gourd
Bead
Lacquer
Beeswax
Iconography:
Rosette
Animal
Description:
Interior covered with lacquer and with designs of colored glass beads fastened in bees-wax. Used as offerings to gods in ceremonies. Red lacquer. Red, white, and blue beads. Central rosette and animal figurines.
Width:
21cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Robert M. Zingg

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