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A Podcast for Feathered Treasures: Ceremonial Objects of the Amazon



Published: Mon, 29 May 2006 16:54:00 -0600

Last Build Date: Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:09:00 -0600

Copyright: Copyright 2006
 



#1 Mayborn Museum Presents Feathered Treasures: Ceremonial Objects of the Amazon

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:01:00 -0600

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These podcasts give fascinating details to accompany our Feathered Treasures: Ceremonial Objects of the Amazon exhibit.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/28591.MP3




#2 An Overview of Amazonian Tribes

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:02:00 -0600

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An overview of the tribes featured in the Feathered Treasures exhibition.


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https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29147.MP3




#3 An Introduction to Amazonian Cultures

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:03:00 -0600

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An introduction to the culture of the indigenous peoples of the Amazon basin.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29151.MP3




#4 Introduction to the Beliefs of the Peoples of the Amazon Region

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:04:00 -0600

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The belief systems surrounding the objects on display.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/28708.MP3




#5 Introduction to the Rituals of the Peoples of the Amazon Region

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:05:00 -0600

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An introduction to rituals and their importance in the lives of the Amazon tribes.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29150.MP3




#6 Introduction to the Villages of the Amazon Region

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:06:00 -0600

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Village Life for tribes in Amazonia


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29161.MP3




#7 Introduction to the Objects of the Feathered Treasures Exhibit

Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:07:00 -0600

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An overview of the objects on display.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/28747.MP3




#8 Ka'apor Neck Ornaments

Tue, 13 Jun 2006 14:09:00 -0600

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Featherworks made by the Ka'apor for the name-giving ceremony


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29273.MP3




#9 Karajá Headdress

Tue, 13 Jun 2006 14:19:00 -0600

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The Karajá are known for making ceramic figurines that depict village life.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29276.MP3




#10 Karajá Laheto

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 12:47:00 -0600

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Flexible, Dorsal headdress worn by male initiates during the initiation into adulthood ritual


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29346.MP3




#11 Tapirapé Upé Mask

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 13:18:00 -0600

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Mask worn during the celebration of the spirits of the dead


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29348.MP3




#12 Tapirapé Topu

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 13:22:00 -0600

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Wax effigies representing the messengers of Kanawana, the thunder god.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29350.MP3




#13 Tapirapé Headdress

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 13:44:00 -0600

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A headdress worn by men during song festivals.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29352.MP3




#14 Karajá Stool

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 13:50:00 -0600

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Double monkey effigy stool used by shamans. Being elevated by the stool indicates the higher position the shaman holds in the tribe.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29359.MP3




#15 Iwata Body Costume

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 13:51:00 -0600

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The Iwata Body Costume is worn by shamans during healing rituals.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/28750.MP3




#16 Kayapó Costumes

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:02:00 -0600

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Monkey and anteater effigies; worn during name-giving ceremonies as well as other ceremonies.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29382.MP3




#17 Kayapó Krokroti

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:07:00 -0600

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Worn by married women without children during major name-giving ceremonies.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29363.MP3




#18 Ticuna Body Costumes

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:15:00 -0600

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Body costumes and mask worn by men during the initiation into adulthood ceremonies for women.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29365.MP3




#19 Shipibo Conibo

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:22:00 -0600

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Liquid storage vessels used for the storage and fermentation of chicha, an alcoholic drink consumed during various ceremonies.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29368.MP3




#20 Shuar Shoulder Ornament

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:26:00 -0600

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A shoulder ornament made of cotton fibers, bird bones, seeds and worn by men.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29370.MP3




#21 Mayna Tunic

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:33:00 -0600

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Very rare tunics worn by a person of high standing in the Mayna tribe.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29372.MP3




#22 Shipibo Adultery Knife

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 14:37:00 -0600

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Knife by the aggrieved husband to symbolically punish the offender by drawing blood from the nape of the neck and thus wiping the slate clean.


Media Files:
https://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/29374.MP3