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Sling

Sling
Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
possibly Aymara (attributed)
Collector
Elayne Zorn (Elayne Leslie Zorn), Non-Indian, 1952-2010
Previous owner
Elayne Zorn (Elayne Leslie Zorn), Non-Indian, 1952-2010
Donor
Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn, Non-Indian/Quechua
Date created
1970-2000
Object Type
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Native Term
qurawas
Object Name
Sling
Media/Materials
Wool yarn
Techniques
Braided, woven
Dimensions
212.0 x 1.0 x 3.0 cm
Catalog Number
26/8444
Barcode
268444.000
Collection History
Collected or acquired by anthropologist Elayne Zorn (1952-2010), who conducted research in Latin America and the U.S. from the early 1970s to about 2006; donated to NMAI by her son Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn in 2011.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Aymara
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place
Puno; Puno Province; Puno Region; Peru