University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:29-50-234
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Feather
Cane (plant)
Length: 23 cm
Width: 17 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924

Description

Man's netting bag decorated with black and white feathers, the quills of the latter stripped at regular intervals. Bottom of bag kept stretched by piece of split cane. Original number?


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