Oceanic Art - Bone Lime Spatula, Wosera, East Sepik

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Lime spatula
Wosera, East Sepik, Papua New Guinea
Cassowary bone, fiber
Early 20th century

13.75" (35 cm) high

A thin cassowary bone lime spatula is carved with a stylized bird head, and wrapped at the neck with a woven fiber band. There is a collection number, B1085, taped to the upper shaft.


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