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Collection

Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Back decoration and bilum bag
Other titles:
Back decoration and billum bag
Place of origin
Western Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Hewa people
Year
collected 1967
Media categories
Mixed media, Textile
Materials used
skin with cassowary feathers, knotted plant fibre, cassowary toes, pig claws, possum teeth, tambu shells, leaves
Dimensions

55.0 x 29.0

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
784.1979.3.a-c
Location
Not on display