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Object #2000-150/174
Object nameMedicine Bag
Culture of OriginSepik River, Papua New Guinea
MaterialsPlant Material, Shells, Cowrie, Shells, Mandible, Pig, Tusk, Mandible, Rodent, Bone, Fibula, Scapula, Skull, Mammal, Seed Pod, Feathers, Cassowary, Bead, Blue
TechniquesKnotted, Crochet, netted
DimensionsH: 6.5 cm, W: 11.2 cm, L: 51.0 cm
SourceWallace M. Ruff Trust
CreditGift of the Wallace M. Ruff Trust

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