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Object Number:29-50-472
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Kanduonum (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Fur
Feather
Peel
Vegetable Fiber
Length: 235 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:134 ? - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Flattened (on one side) and pointed rod with butt inserted in section of bamboo. Applied ornament (on rear part of solid shaft): basketwork, cus-cus fur, dark feathers, red feathers, white feathers, dark feathers, red feathers; basketwork tube covering insertion of butt in bamboo.


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