FMNH 288247.nosub[1]

  • 288247: Man's Necklace (awa-tukaniwar
    Photographer:Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Man's necklace (awa-tukaniwar or wirahukang) lateral pieces are mosaics of black and turquoise bird feathers glued to base of blue trade cloth and strung on a fiber cord.
  • 288247: Man's Necklace (awa-tukaniwar
    Photographer:Ron Testa : Field Museum of Natural History
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Man's necklace (awa-tukaniwar or wirahukang) lateral pieces are mosaics of black and turquoise bird feathers glued to base of blue trade cloth and strung on a fiber cord. Pectoral pendant is composed of Bird bone flute (Heron ulna); ring kingfisher, continga, macaw. thirteen long red and blue feathers and five shorter black feathers.
Catalog Number: 288247.nosub[1]
Description: necklace
Materials: feather, fiber, cotton cord, bone, glue
Cultural Attribution: Urubu
Locality: South America, Brazil, ParĂ¡, Belem do Para
Accession Number: [3317] Van Zelst, Theodore and Louann (Gift)
Accession Year: 1976
Other Numbers: 370
Continent: South America
Country: Brazil
Province/State: ParĂ¡
City/Town: Belem do Para
Collector/Source: Van Zelst, Theodore and Louann, Fundacao Nacional do Indio - Rio de Janeiro
IRN: 1198210
GUID: 077f7c83-2e78-4cad-94bb-4626d4a4a56b