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Breast Ornament

Object Number:29-50-34
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Timbunke
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Cloth
Cowrie
Height: 20 cm
Length: 25 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:252 - Other Number

Description

Man's breast ornament. Face as 29-50-33. Flaps triangular, except ears. Projection above forehead. Shell (cowries) decoration scanty. Cowries on straps.

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