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Miniature hammock woven from cream, blue, yellow and red cotton forming a striped design. Yellow dye has bled.



1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  hammock
object name:  hammock

Colombia; South America
Additional place information
made or collected:  Colombia 
Additional culture information
maker or user: Cuna 

Materials & techniques
Additional material & technique information
material: cotton (overall)
overall: 41.811 x 16.063 x 2.0866 in.; 1062 x 408 x 53 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 41.811 x 16.063 x 2.0866 in.; 1062 x 408 x 53 mm

donor:  Schrimpff, M., Mrs  Undefined - 1972-11-13

Related subjects
association: Family and Home
maker or user: Cuna
object name: hammocks

Record created 2000-11-03 by INVENT_JL
Record last updated 2018-03-20 by XGVIEWS

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