Infinity of Nations: Headdress

National Museum of the American Indian
December 4, 2015
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Ka’apor headdress, ca. 1955. Rio Gurupi (Gurupy); Maranhão State, Northeast Region; Brazil (inferred).
Parrot, pigeon, macaw and currasow feathers, cotinga skins, cotton yarn. 

This object will be on view in mid-December 2015, part of a conservational change out of nearly 50 objects in the exhibition, “Infinity of Nations.” 

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