University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: P6
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Kayan
Provenience: Borneo
Dutch West Borneo
Mendalam River
Date Made: 1897
Early Date: 1892
Late Date: 1897
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Glass
Sun Bear Tooth
Length: 52cm
Width: 6cm
Credit Line:Gift of Alfred C. Harrison Jr. and Dr. H. M. Hiller, 1899

Description

Man's necklace. "Tebahang ipah." K[ayan] String of yellow, blue, striped tubular beads, red and blue round beads, three sun bear teeth.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

The Dayaks: Peoples of the Borneo Rain Forest (Furness, Hiller, Harrison Borneo Collection) (25 Feb 1989 - 01 Jul 1990)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Manuscript] Hiller, Hiram M. Hiller Journal Voyage II Book IV. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 92View Objects cited in this Publication

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