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Dorsal Headdress (meiityk-re kru wapu)
Dorsal Headdress (meiityk-re kru wapu)

Dorsal Headdress (meiityk-re kru wapu)

» Kayapó Mekrãgnoti artist, Brazil
Artist / Origin Kayapó Mekrãgnoti artist, Brazil
Region: South America
Date 20th century
Material Cotton, fibers, bamboo, vegetal fibers, feathers (red macaw, harpy eagle, bare-faced curassow),
Dimensions H: 39 ¾ in. (101 cm.), L: 37 in. (94 cm).
Location Collection of Adam Mekler, Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, Texas
Credit Courtesy of Adam Mekler

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