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Penis Sheath

Object Number:29-50-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Sepik River, 725 km. from mouth
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Gourd
Lizard Skin
Plant Fiber
Width: 15 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:176 - Other Number

Description

Of calabash. Burnt decoration; band (longitudinal), triangle motif: 6 triangles, 2 with apices joined. Stout plaited string attached. Band of lizard skin at wide end.

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