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Nose Ornament

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Object Number:62-19-31A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Gimi
Provenience: New Guinea
Eastern Highlands, New Guinea
Locus: Labogai census district
Hegeturu Community
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Feather
Shell
Plant Fiber
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard B. Glick, 1962

Description

Parrot tail feathers used as men's nose ornaments on festive occasions.

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