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Hair ornament, manyan
Hair ornament, manyan
Date:
19th–early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 30
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pearl Oyster Shell, And Pigment
Dimensions:
15.2 cm (6.5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Biwat People
Provenance:

"Douglas Newton purchase from Fr. Lehner of the Marienberg Mission. Douglas Newton Collection, New York." (Catalog #146, New Guinea Art: Masterpieces from the Jolika Collection of Marcia and John Friede, 2005, Volume 2, p. 105.)

Accession Number:
2007.44.12
Acquisition Date:
2007-10-11
Credit Line:

Gift of Marcia and John Friede in honor of Diane B. Wilsey and Harry S. Parker III

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