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Trumpet

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Object Number:29-50-683
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Kararau
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Clay
Peel
Pigment
Iconography:Boar
Human Face
Length: 127.5 cm
Outside Diameter:14.8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:530 - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Cf. 29-50-679 for form. Large size like 29-50-682. Top carved into (?pig's) head, with basketwork ring behind. Mouthpiece built up with clay (damaged). Lightly incised painted decoration on rest of trumpet includes large human mask.

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