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Shield, paid fight leaders shield

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Dunkwi (Anga) people
Media
Arms & armour
Medium
wood, tapa cloth, string- a number of old arrow points inserted, small bilum bag and string loop attached to hold.
Dimensions
127.0 h x 63.5 w
Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
256.1978