Jalinga for Standing Male Festival Dancer


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Artifact Identification Jalinga for Standing Male Festival Dancer   (2008.12.0005E)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Art : N/A
Artist/Maker Dagua, Marta Vargas
Geographic Location America, South, Ecuador
Period/Date Contemporary, 2008
Culture Canelos Quichua
Location On Exhibitin the South America exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 7.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 4.9 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 4.2 cm
Weight 2.2 g
Measuring Remarks Since the the rope loop is an oval the diameters represent the long and short dimensions of it. The length is that of a feather and its reed fastener.
Materials Plant, Plant--Seed, Animal--Feather
Manufacturing Processes Twisting, Beaded
Munsell Color Information N/A

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Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Norman E. and Dorothea Scott Whitten
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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