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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Amerikanische Ethnologie [IV A 7725]

Kopfring

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=1306870&resolution=superImageResolution#3480948 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Rainer Hatoum (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Im Rahmen von Potlatch-Festen finden Maskentänze statt, die verschiedene Bedeutung haben. Die Tänze um das sogenannte Hamatsa-Ritual sind auch heute noch besonders eindrucksvoll. Hier wird ein vom Hamatsa-Tänzer getragener Kopfring aus Zedernbast gezeigt.

Objektbeschreibung aus dem Katalog "Amerika-Ausst. 1992", S.145

Angaben zur Herkunft:
Fillip Jacobsen († vor/um 1938), Sammler
Nordamerika (Nordwestküste) (Region)
Bellacoola (Ethnie)

Material/Technique

Zederbast

Measurements

Höhe: 24,5 cm; Durchmesser: 31 cm

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Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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[Last update: 2019/10/16]

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