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Neck Rest

Object Number:29-50-299
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Tambunum
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Rattan
Pigment
Iconography:Crocodile
Length: 55 cm
Width: 16 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:572 - Other Number

Description

For construction, cf. 29-50-298. At one end is represented the head of a crocodile of the variety which has a single bump on end of snout (see 29-50-298); at the other end what is probably the tail of the creature with a large oval opening.

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