- Museum number
Hair-pin, fork (?) of cassowary leg bone, double-pronged, the natural curve of the bone preserved as a hook at the top. Slight engraved ornament.
- Production date
- 19thC (before 1889)
- Curator's comments
- Registration slip description, written in 1889?:
New Guinea. N.E. Coast
Hair pin of bone, double pronged: the natural curve of the bone pierced as a hook at the top. Slight engraved ornament.
[Added in different handwriting] leg bone of cassowary cf D’Albertis I, p. 416.
Cf. D’Albertis. Yule Island. A.C.H [i.e the comment of A.C. Haddon]
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1889C2.4335 (old CDMS no.)