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Object Number: 29-50-554B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Kambringi
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Bone
Feather
Plant Fiber
Length: 86.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number206 - Other Number

Description

Bamboo. For construction cf. 29-50-551. Bottom plug, hornbill and crocodile. Lime stick topped with bone covered with basketwork to which are attached two bunches of feathers. Three other bunches tied to stick at intervals. "Dance"


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