University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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
Height: 42cm
Width: 30cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number280 - Other Number

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


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