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Head Ornament

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Object Number:
29-50-107
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Timbunke
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Plant Fiber
Wood
Feather
Description:
Man's. Double cone of basketwork ringed with cassowary feathers, with a few white feathers tied to tips of the latter. The ornament is carried on a 4-pronged wooden pin.
B27. BBL #39
Height:
42cm
Width:
30cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.)
Other Number:
280   -   Other Number

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