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Head Ornament

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Object Number:83-18-12
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Nauru
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Feather
Pith
Width: 1 cm
Outside Diameter:16.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the American Friends of the Israel Museum, 1983
Other Number:N18 - Other Number
774 - Other Number

Description

Dance head ornament with seven carved birds" Pandanus band, approximately 1 cm wide, with narrow strip of black fiver wound around it. One large black feather sticking up on each side, remains of 5 pith birds.

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