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Comb (Hair - grooming tool)

Object Number:P3417
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Caledonia
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Bamboo
Pigment
Height: 25.5 cm
Width: 5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1913
Other Number:167 - Other Number

Description

Bamboo. Seven teeth. At top a wide band with three incised crosses filled with black pigment, surmounted by an openwork section curving to a point, with jagged toothed edges.

Bibliography:

[Article] Davenport, William H. 1964. "Sculpture from La Grande Terre". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 7. no. 1. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19 (top, right)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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