Ear ornament

Accession Loan No.
4/2001/12/2
Collection Class
Personal ornament
Medium
lithograph on paper
Common Name
ear ornament
Simple Name
ornament
Full Name
ear ornament
Production Person Surname
man
Cultural Group
Kuikuru
Production Town
Xingu National Park
Production Country
Brazil
Production Area Region
South America
Production Continent
Latin America and the Caribbean
Family Group

Material
bamboo; toucan feathers; cotton
Function Name
ear ornament
Function Detail
for ritual/ceremonial wear, and are worn and danced, by men
Collection Area Region
S
Collection Continent
America

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