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Drinking horn

Drinking horn
Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Shuar/Achuar
Previous owner
Ralph C. Altman, Non-Indian, 1909-1967
Date created
circa 1950
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Object Name
Drinking horn
Media/Materials
Pottery, paint, tree pitch/gum
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, burnished, painted, coated
Dimensions
41 x 15 x 14 cm
Catalog Number
22/8772
Barcode
228772.000
Collection History
Collection history unknown; acquired by MAI in 1959 through an exchange with Ralph C. Altman (1909-1967, a primitive art dealer and later director of the Fowler Museum at the University of California at Los Angeles).
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Shuar/Achuar
Food/Beverage Serving
On View
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Place
Ecuador
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