Etsingrute, Woven Headdress


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Artifact Identification Etsingrute, Woven Headdress   (2001.05.0063D)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Symbols
  4. :
  5. Status Symbols
Artist/Maker Made by Wiwira for Luis Vargas Canelos Acensiona Canelos
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1975
Culture Achuar
Location On Exhibitin the South America exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 81.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 17.0 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 159 g
Measuring Remarks Diameter taken of headband.
Materials Animal--Feather, Animal--Hair, Pigment, Textile
Manufacturing Processes Cutting, Dyeing, Embroidering, Sewing, Wrapping
Munsell Color Information Vivid Red (8.75R 4/14) -Red fringe. Vivid Purplish Blue (7.5PB 3/12) -Blue fringe. Deep Yellowish Green (2.5G 3/10) -Green embroidery.

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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, Gift 2008
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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