University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-50-38
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Kanduonum
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Shell
Plant Fiber
Height: 17 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:257 - Collector Number

Description

Man's breast ornament. Face as 29-50-34 with two additional triangular flaps. No projection above forehead. Nose ornament as 29-50-30. Cowries for eyes. A shell disk at origin of each suspension strap. Clam shell as pendant.


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