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Lime Container

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Object Number:
29-50-557A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
New Guinea
Kambringi
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Bamboo
Wood
Peel
Pigment
Iconography:
Crocodile
Hornbill
Description:
Bamboo. For construction cf. 29-50-551. Bottom plug, hornbill and crocodile (head only of latter). Lime stick of bone; top carved in figure of bird. "Dance. Man's."
Length:
77cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.)
Other Number:
404   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magnificent Objects (06 May 2004 - Mar 2005)
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Creating the Quid: Betel Chewing Paraphernalia from Asia and the Pacific (05 Apr 1997 - 31 Dec 1997)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Linton, Ralph & Wingert, Paul S. 1946. Arts of the South Seas. : Page/Fig./Plate: 114, right
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[Article] Davidson, Daniel S. The Oceanic Collections of the University Museum. The University Museum Bulletin. 12 (3-4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 79, Fig. 16, right
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