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Dance Costume

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Object Number:29-50-650
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Mindimbit
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Palm Spathe
Wood
Hair
Pigment
Height: 75 cm
Outside Diameter:42 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:586 - Other Number

Description

Cf. 29-50-649. The mask has a protruding tongue. Below the mask in front and to the middle of the cone behind are attached imitations, in painted palm spathe and splints of bamboo, of sawfish saws.

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