Two-Headed Anaconda Gong


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Artifact Identification Two-Headed Anaconda Gong   (1997.15.0048A)
Communication T&E : Musical T&E : Musical Instruments
Artist/Maker Severo Vargas, Nuevo Mundo, 1973.
Geographic Location America, South, Ecuador, Nuevo Mundo
Period/Date 1973
Culture Achuar
Location On Exhibitin the South America exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 163.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 32.8 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight waived g
Measuring Remarks Too heavy to weigh.
Materials Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

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 S. Whitten
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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