Comb

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
926
Item name
Comb 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Manus Province > Admiralty Islands
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Unrecorded 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Catalogue Book 1 (CB1): 'Comb - Male figure mounted on top of handle which is decorated and teeth tied with 3 cross-members.'

Research notes

The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.

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