Headdress worn in all ceremonies by boys and men - 990.38.1_1_3K

990.38.1_1_3K

Headdress worn in all ceremonies by boys and men

Maker: Kayapó culture
Medium:Feathers, spun cotton
Geography: Mato Grosso, Brazil
Date: c. 1985
Dimensions:
17 x 50 cm
Object number: 990.38.1
On view
Gallery Location:Shreyas and Mina Ajmera Gallery of Africa, the Americas and Asia-Pacific
DescriptionOne of the items auctioned at the home of Janet Zimmerman in support of the protection of the Amazon rain forest. Activists Daryl Paser, an Ethno-Botanist and a Kayapo chief Piakon were present at the event.
Cataloguer: Arni Brownstone
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