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Headdress ornament, "Sickness Shield"
Headdress ornament, "Sickness Shield"
Date:
20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sago Palm Petioles, Pigment, Bindings
Dimensions:
61 cm (24.5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Oceania
Culture/People:
Yafi (Yabbi) People; Border Area West Of Amanab People
Provenance:

Jolika Collection of New Guinea Art

Accession Number:
2007.44.18
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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Belt or band
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