University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameSinata
Object Number:68-7-42
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Kiriwina (uncertain)
Dobu (uncertain)
Trobriand Islands
Date Made: 1919-1925
Early Date: 1919
Late Date: 1925
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bamboo
Shell
Plant Fiber
Height: 31.5 cm
Width: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. H. Marshall, 1968
Other Number:7.8 - Other Number

Description

17 teeth held together with fiber plaiting. Ornamented with 6 red perforated shell disked.


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