|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
German New Guinea
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924|
|Other Number:||250 - Other Number|
Man's breast ornament. Band of plaited fibres covered on forward surface with large cowries, ending in strings for fastening. At each end of band proper a piece of bone of ellipsoidal shape to which is fastened imitation of metal chain. From centre of band hangs a bunch of fibres and several of feathers.
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