logo
OPEN TODAY 10 AM – 5 PM

Comb (Hair - grooming tool)

Native NameBu Ati
Object Number:65-10-38
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Cord
Bone
Resin (material)
Length: 16.5 cm
Width: 6 cm
Thickness: 0.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965
Other Number:C:65-10-37 - Field No SF

Description

Like 65-10-37; pink cord also; teeth even; no feathers. Comb for women. Also called a buxti.

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.