Image: Emu feather plume (E35344-1)

Emu feather plume (E35344-1)

Head ornament made of emu feathers. Millimgimbi Mission.  

The end of the emu feathers have been bound together with vegetable fibre/ resin. The plume is attached into the hair and is used for ceremonies.

Finton Mahony
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