Armlet made from human lower jawbone decorated wit

Made:
1801-1900 in Papua New Guinea

Armlet made from human lower jawbone decorated with fibre and small shells, amuletic, from New Guinea, 1801

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A30451
Materials:
bamboo, bone, fibre, shell
type:
human remains
taxonomy:
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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