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Head Ornament

Object Number:29-50-110
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
German New Guinea
Sepik River
Kanduonum
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Plant Fiber
Length: 22 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:352 - Other Number

Description

Of carved and painted wood representing conjoined heads (2) of some creature (lizard?) with snoutlike jaws and protruded sharp-pointed tongue. Cushion of fibres tied to under side.

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