|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
German New Guinea
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924|
|Other Number:||256 - Other Number|
Man's breast ornament. Face as 29-50-42; cowries only for eyes. Protruded tongue. Instead of boar's tusks behind is a basketwork frame of which three curved elements at each side suggest relationship to former. The three lower triangular flaps are tipped with cus-cus fur. Between two main upper triangular flaps is a third, smaller. Straps.
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