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Head Ornament

Object Number:29-50-117
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Palimbei
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Shell
Width: 21.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:358 - Other Number

Description

Man's. Cf. 29-50-61, etc. The plaited foundation of this has three triangular and two semicircular tabs, and is decorated with cowries and nassa shells.

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