|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Outside Diameter:||18.2 cm|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965|
Strip of bamboo painted with red achiote and black paint, lapped and tied with white cord and black waxed cord; three large macaw feathers, front blue, yellow back tied in overlap; quill bases wrapped in black waxed cords, small white parrot feathers attached; black and white notched paujil (wild turkey) feathers at tips of two. Worn by men in fertility rites. Feathers from Blue-and-yellow Macaw, Great Egret, and Raptor.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Book] Reina, Ruben E., and Kensinger, Kenneth M. 1991. The Gift of Birds: Featherwork of Native South American Peoples.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 47, fig. 4.10||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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