Title: Dual ancestral costume
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00097340/00001
 Material Information
Title: Dual ancestral costume
Physical Description: Wood, rattan, raffia, cassowary feathers, seeds, nassa and cowrie shells, human hair, paint
Creator: Iatmul people
Affiliation: University of Florida -- Harn Museum of Art -- Oceanic
Donor: Gift of Dr. Samuel Spring ( endowment )
Subject: Costume
20th century
Genre: realia
General Note: Woven basketry cone shaped from topped with traditional Sepik human head made of clay and painted designs. Large shell eyes, typical nose and protruding tongue. Hair beard. Face encircled in shells, embedded with clay. On basketry torso is the "dual"
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00097340
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
Holding Location: Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
Rights Management: Public domain
Resource Identifier: S85-SPNG-G234

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