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Mat

Culture/People
Chachilla (Cayapas)
Collector
Samuel A. Barrett (Samuel Alfred Barrett/S.A. Barrett), Non-Indian, 1879-1965
Expedition sponsor
Marie A. Heye (Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye), Non-Indian, 1845-1915
Object Type
Furnishings (Home)
Object Name
Mat
Media/Materials
Palm frond/fronds
Techniques
Twill-plaited
Catalog Number
2/4055
Barcode
024055.000
Collection History
Collected between 1908 and 1909 by Samuel A. Barrett (1879-1965, later Director of the Milwaukee Public Museum and Research Associate at the Lowie Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley) during fieldwork sponsored by George Gustav Heye and his mother, Marie Antoinette Lawrence Heye (1845-1915).
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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Chachilla (Cayapas)
Furnishings (Home)
Place
Río Cayapas; Esmeraldas Province; Ecuador