University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-50-100
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Tambunum
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Feather
Width: 35 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:243 - Other Number

Description

Man's. Of basketwork, without lower jaw. Crest of cassowary feathers; cf. 29-50-55, etc. Probably worn like 29-50-99. Called "Hinterkopfmaske"


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