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Mask

Mask
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Culture/People
Cocama
Seller
Arthur H. Fisher, Non-Indian, 1880-1947
Previous owner
Arthur H. Fisher, Non-Indian, 1880-1947
Collector
Arthur H. Fisher, Non-Indian, 1880-1947
Object Type
Masks and Masking
Object Name
Mask
Media/Materials
Bark cloth, animal skull, tree pitch/gum, peccary tooth/teeth
Techniques
Stitched, glued
Catalog Number
14/9736
Barcode
149736.000
Collection History
Collected between 1923 and 1926 by Arthur H. Fisher (1880-1947, a well-known naturalist and animal photographer); purchased by MAI from Arthur Fisher in 1926.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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Cocama
Masks and Masking
Place
Upper Río Amazonas (Amazon River); Nauta; Loreto Province; Loreto Region; Peru
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