Paket Kongo

Unknown Haitian, Haitian

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before 1966 (collected in 1966)

Feathers, fabric thread, glass beads, sequins, glass bottle with unknown contents

Overall: 15 3/4 × 4 1/8 × 3 15/16 in. (40 × 10.5 × 10 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Micaela and Jack Mendelsohn, Class of 1956

2005.7.5

Geography/Culture

Central America, Caribbean, Haiti

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 50.4, AAAS 88.5, LACS 50.2, Race, Power, and Development in Global Haiti, Chelsey Kivland, Fall 2013

REL 17, AAAS 83.5, African Religions of the Americas, Elizabeth Perez, Fall 2013

ANTH 50, AAAS 88, LACS 50, Haiti at the Crossroads, Chelsey Kivland, Spring 2013

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

REL 53, Religion, Healing and Medicine, Elizabeth Perez, Winter 2012

Exhibition History

Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-December 12, 2005.

Publication History

Katherine W. Hart et al., Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005, pp. 68, ill. p. 69, cat. no. 27.

Provenance

Jack and Micaela Mendelsohn, Washington, D.C.; given to present collection, 2005.

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