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Title

Headband

collected 1965


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Cultural origin

Anga people


Date

collected 1965


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

yellow orchid stems, whole and part exoskeletons of 26 iridescent green Scarabaeidae beetles, plant fibre


Dimensions

55.5 x 4.2 x 1.0 cm :

0 - Whole, 74 cm (29 1/8"), length overall including string band


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

627.1979