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Hair Ornament

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Object Number:29-50-78
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Kararau
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Feather
Cassowary Bone
Wood
Length: 59 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:269 - Other Number

Description

Man's. Pin proper made of metatarsal of cassowary. Single plume, cf. 29-50-72. Feather's stripped at intervals stuck in holes made in bone. 2 prongs.

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