Image: Pubic cover, Papua New Guinea E44470

Pubic cover, Papua New Guinea E44470

Provenance: Wogamush, Ambunti sub-province, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Pacific

This pubic cover was collected by Mr Henry Eve who donated it to the Museum in 1938.

Description: Long, conical, plaited split cane pubic cover; plaited in bands of various patterns, some filled with a dark brown resin.

Length: 33cm; Width: 4cm

Photographer:
Emma Furno
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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