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Penis Sheath

Object Number:29-50-4
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Sepik River, 725 km. from mouth
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Gourd
Lizard Skin
Plant Fiber
Width: 11.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:175 - Other Number

Description

Calabash. Burnt decoration; 2 lines following contour of lizard skin band at its distal side. Plaited string with tassels attached.

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