University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: P4089
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Elema (uncertain)
Provenience: New Guinea
British New Guinea
Purari River Delta
Materials:Bast Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number24401 - Dealer's NumberL9461 - Other Number


Built up of bast, the features and banded ornamentation outlined with strips of cane and coconut leaflet midrib. White, red, and black.


[Book] Wingert, Paul S. 1953. Art of the South Pacific Islands. : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 45View Objects cited in this Publication

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