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Pigment Container

Object Number:29-50-592
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Palimbei
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 12.7 cm
Width: 5.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:472 - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Oval with remnant of red colour it once held. Painted and carved. Apparently represents a composite creature similar to that of 29-50-591. The arms, shoulder-blades, and legs appear in the carving on the back and sides of the saucer.

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