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- Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Sandaun (West Sepik) Province > Telefomin District > Telefomin
- H: W: 660 mm L: 1700 mm D: Circum:
5 foot 5 inches long, 2 foot by 2 inches wide. Figured in front with red, white and black dyes. Lawyer cane grips.
Dr Akerman, first Government Medical Officer in the Highlands in 1949-50, stated that a fighting party consists of groups of three, of whom one man was detailed to manipulate the shield.