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Sling

Sling
Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Yunga (Yungas)
Previous owner
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954
Seller
A. Hyatt Verrill (Alpheus Hyatt Verrill), Non-Indian, 1871-1954
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Object Name
Sling
Media/Materials
Wool yarn
Techniques
Woven
Dimensions
144 x 6.5 x 4 cm
Catalog Number
15/8542
Barcode
158542.000
Collection History
Collected or purchased from local residents by Alpheus Hyatt Verrill (1871-1954, explorer, author, and MAI field collector) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Hyatt Verrill in 1928.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Yunga (Yungas)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place
Cordillera de los Andes (Andes Mountains) eastern slopes, yungas (jungle) region; Bolivia
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