Tipiti, Manioc Squeezer

2000.01.0090

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Tipiti, Manioc Squeezer   (2000.01.0090)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
  4. :
  5. Food Processing Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Tukuna, Ticuna, Maguta

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 204.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 17.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 7.5 cm
Weight N/A
Measuring Remarks Width taken at open end. Dp=diameter of tube. Too large to weigh accurately. Department of Anthropology catalogue card, 3/29/1971: Length: 2.05 meters; diameter 708 cm, made from arumao (basketry) and chambira. Color- light brown. --Bolian, Charles E.
Materials Textile, Plant--Grass
Manufacturing Processes Cutting, Weaving--Basket
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda

1 --LOA Quantity Field

Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Transfer from Department of Anthropology, UIUC
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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