University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameTatanua
Object Number: P4558
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: New Ireland
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Plant Fiber
Shell
Feather
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1913
Other Number2367 - Other Number
2369 - Other Number

Description

Tatanua. Heads of bird-headed snakes issuing from nostrils surmount eyes.


Bibliography:

[Article] Davidson, Daniel S. The Oceanic Collections of the University Museum. The University Museum Bulletin. 12 (3-4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 2 View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, H. U. 1935. "Malagan of New Ireland". The University Museum Bulletin. 5 (4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 2View Objects cited in this Publication

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