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Dance Belt (uncertain)

Object Number:CG2009-3-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Eastern Highlands, New Guinea (uncertain)
Materials:Boar Tusk
Bark Cloth (uncertain)
Length: 97 cm


Twisted length of bark (bark cloth?), around which is twined a cotton string which passes through holes in 12 boar tusks. At one end a loop of cotton string for fasteneing. Similar to 62-19-39A, "belt worn by men for dancing."

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