- Registration number
- Item name
- Slit drumstick
- Indigenous name
- buos (Lihir language)
- Nathaniel Sasbiah
- Associated cultural group
- Pacific > Papua New Guinea > New Ireland Province > Lihir Island Group > Kosmaiun, Aniolam Island
- Lihir Cultural Heritage Association (LCHA)
- Acquisition date
- August 01, 2013
- Acquisition method
- Donated by Lihir Cultural Heritage Association (LCHA) and Lihir Mining Area Landowners Association (LMALA)
- Raw material
- H: W: L: D: Circum:
Cane stick. Registration number 40680 marked with tag.
From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'Musical Landscapes of Lihir' March - August 2013, curated by Dr Kirsty Gillespie and the Lihir Cultural Heritage Association with Dr Diana Young. The making of these Lihir performance items was commissioned in by LCHA for display in this exhibition.
The cane stick or buos was made c. 2011 for galamit 40679.