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Object ID 59.1369
Object Name Fire fan
Other Name Woven fire fan (2)
Other Stanford number II-69
Material Vegetal
Description Two woven fire fans made from reeds. Scoop shape. Plait weaving technique. At the base, reeds are left loose and tied together with string.
Dimensions W-23 L-44 cm
Provenance Collected by David Robinson during a trip to Peru from June 1955 to August 1955. Donated by David Robinson to the Stanford University Collections between 1955 and 1959.
Culture Campa
Found South America; Peru
Place of Origin (if different than Found) South America; Peru; Eastern foothills region
Collector Robinson, David
Collection Anthropology - South America - Robinson
Search Terms Campa
Historic
Modern
Peru
Plant