Manioc Flour Tray


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Manioc Flour Tray   (2001.05.0006)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
  4. :
  5. Food Processing Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1964
Culture Tukuna, Ticuna, Maguta

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 39.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 5.3 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 168 g
Measuring Remarks Length includes support beams.
Materials Plant--Grass, Textile, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Cutting, Weaving--Basket
Munsell Color Information Light Brown (7.5YR 5/6) - Inside overall. Light Yellowish Brown (10YR 7/6) - Sticks.

Research Remarks

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

Guss, David M. To Weave and Sing: Art, Symbol, and Narrative in the South American Rain Forest. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1989.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Donation of Norman E. and Dorothea Scott Whitten, Gift 2007
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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