Peleacon Bark Cloth Costume


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Artifact Identification Peleacon Bark Cloth Costume   (2000.01.0882)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Status Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, South, Colombia, Rio Loreto Yacu
Period/Date 1970
Culture Tukuna, Ticuna, Maguta

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 134.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 42 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 14 cm
Weight 511 g
Measuring Remarks Height measurement includes current stuffing within costume - JW, 6/21/2006. Department of Anthropology, Bolian, Charles E., 5/13/1971: Size 30 x 134 cm.
Materials Plant--Bark, Pigment, Textile
Manufacturing Processes Twisting, Plaiting, Sewing, Drying, Dyeing, Papermaking
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
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Masquerades and Demons: Tukuna Bar-Cloth Painting. Krannert Art Museum Exhibition Catalogue. Champaign: University of Illinois, 1992. Catalogue Number 34. Page 38.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Transfer from Department of Anthropology, UIUC
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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