German New Guinea
Cf. 29-50-208. Crude incised ornamentation; human face made up of elipses and circles; conventionalisation conceals origin of design less than in 29-50-208. 4 long tufts of feathers attached to head of dagger.
Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.)
[Article] Newton, Douglas. 1989. Mother Cassowary's Bones: Daggers of the East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. Metropolitan Museum Journal. 24: 305-325.
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