University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: P36A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Kenyah
Provenience: Borneo
Sarawak
Date Made: Before 1897
Early Date: 1872
Late Date: 1897
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Hornbill Casque
Length: 7.8cm
Width: 2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898

Description

Ear ornament, made from horn bill horn [horn bill casque]. Udang tebauun.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Dayaks: Peoples of the Borneo Rain Forest (Furness, Hiller, Harrison Borneo Collection) (25 Feb 1989 - 01 Jul 1990)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Cammann, Schuyler. 1950. The Story of Hornbill Ivory. The University Museum Bulletin. 15 (4): pp. 19-47. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 38, Fig. 13 rightView Objects cited in this Publication

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