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Object Number:29-50-556A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Tambunum
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bamboo
Peel
Plant Fiber
Pigment
Iconography:Crocodile
Hornbill
Length: 73 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:205 - Other Number

Description

Bamboo. For construction, cf. 29-50-551. Bottom plug, hornbill and crocodile. Lime stick ornamented with two long fibre chains each carrying a bunch of feathers. A third chain with feathers found detached probably belongs to this. "Dance"


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