Ear Plug


From: Borneo | Sarawak

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number P32A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Berawan
Provenience Borneo | Sarawak
Date Made Before 1897
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood

Woman's ear plug. Sanganaing. Thick round wooden disc with carved design on one face consisting of stars made up of alternating large and small triangles, with a center and background of concentric tiny teethed rings.

Thickness 2.1 cm
Outside Diameter 8.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Dr. William H. Furness 3rd., 1898

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