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Description: Pair of earrings (nambi-putir or nambi-pora) consisting of a bifacial mosaic of small feathers glued to two larger feathers. Rectangular with rounded tops and projections at the lower corners. Main color is blue with purple tops. One has a red rectangle in the center. Red and purple rectangles. Fastened by fiber cord. Made for everyday wear by both sexes.Catalog Number: 288240.ADescription: ear ornamentMaterials: feather, fiber string, glueCultural Attribution: UrubuLocality: South America, Brazil, Pará, BelemAccession Number:  Van Zelst, Theodore and Louann (Gift)Accession Year: 1976Other Numbers: 5363Continent: South AmericaCountry: BrazilProvince/State: ParáCity/Town: BelemCollector/Source: Van Zelst, Theodore and Louann, Fundacao Nacional do Indio - Rio de JaneiroEMu IRN: 1400292GUID: 78d351f0-50e6-47d4-aa18-e10b391e0e29
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