Necklace

2001.05.0065

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Necklace   (2001.05.0065)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Adornment
  4. :
  5. Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1900 - 1972; 1972 or 1973
Culture Canelos Quichua

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 25.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 15.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.2 cm
Weight 27 g
Measuring Remarks Length taken from knot to tip of feathers. Width and depth are approximated.
Materials Animal--Feather, Glass, Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Beaded, Plaiting, Stringing
Munsell Color Information Light Greenish Blue (5B 7/6) -Blue beads (light). Deep Reddish Orange (10R 4/12) -Orange feathers. Vivid Red (7.5R 4/14) -Red beads.

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 Scott Whitten, Gift 2008
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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