University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:P43B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Uma Long
Provenience: Borneo
Date Made: Before 1897
Early Date: 1872
Late Date: 1897
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Hornbill Casque
Length: 7.62 cm
Width: 6.033 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898

Description

Man's ear ornament, carved from beak of Rhinoceros Hornbill.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Dayaks: Peoples of the Borneo Rain Forest (Furness, Hiller, Harrison Borneo Collection) (25 Feb 1989 - 01 Jul 1990) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Cammann, Schuyler. 1950. "The Story of Hornbill Ivory". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 15. no. 4. pg. 19-47 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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