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Head Ornament

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Object Number:29-50-72
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Kararau
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Feather
Wood
Length: 60 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:267 - Other Number

Description

Man's head ornament. Cf. 29-50-71. This has 3 principal plumes with light yellow feathers stuck into the feathers cylinders which are constructed on a foundation of corklike wood.

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