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Neck Ornament (uncertain)

Head Ornament (uncertain)

Object Number:CG920115-8375
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea (uncertain)
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Feather
Plant Fiber
Length: 29 cm
Width: 12 cm

Description

Broad band of cassowary feathers bound to a multi-strand twisted cord, knotted at ends. Looks like the headdress in the photograph of stool 29-50-322 in Arts of the South Seas, Linton and Wingert (1946) p. 120.

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