From: Torres Strait | New Guinea

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 59-9-1
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Torres Strait | New Guinea
Section Oceanian
Materials Turtle Shell

Turtle shell. Human. Face proper made of four pieces; ears, eyelids, nose, and beard (3 pieces) of separate pieces applied. Eyes, mouth (showing teeth), ear lobes, and beard cut out.

Credit Line Purchased from Julius Carlebach, 1959

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