Headband ?

Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Oceania

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early 20th century

Organic fiber and shell

Overall: 21 7/8 x 1 9/16 in. (55.5 x 4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Guido R. Rahr, Sr., Class of 1951P

985.47.26611

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Headwear

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Exhibition History

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

Publication History

Barbara A. Hail and Gregory C. Schwarz, Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, p.75, no.143.

Provenance

Collected by Guido Reinhardt Rahr, Sr. (1902-1985), Manitowoc, Wisconsin; given to present collection, 1985.

Old Number

RAHR #:132

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