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Catalog # Name Description
1 2000.2.1 Platter Two male human figures joined at either end of a bowl shaped like a turtle, with carved head and tail. Human figures have hands at hip level. Carved designs on back of bowl, bowl edge, and human fugures. Pigmented remnant red. Color: BR,RD 2000.2.1 (Platter) image
2 2000.2.10 Platter Oblong, oval shaped platter. Human head with scarification on cheeks, carved into handle. Design carved into platter, and pigmented red, white, black. Designs carved into edges. Bowl interior remnant white. Two ancestor girues carved into bowl interior. Head pigmented red, white. Color: BR,RD,WH,BK
3 2000.2.15 Platter Oblong, oval shaped platter. Human head carved into handle. Design carved into platter and pigmented red, white, black. Bowl interior white with red cross design. Head pigmented red, white. Color: WH,BR,RD,BK
4 2000.2.16 Carving, ancestor Standing human figure holding bowl st waist - bowl interior facing outward. Bottom edge of bowl supported by beak of hornbill figure. All-over white pigment - carving details accented with red. Carved markings on human arms, legs (scarification?). Color: WH,BR,RD
5 2000.2.22 Platter Oblong, oval platter pigmented white (including interior with human head carved into handle. Design carved into platter and pigmented red, white and black. Cross pattern in red on interirl Head pigmented red, white. Color: BR,WH,RD,BK 2000.2.22 (Platter) image
6 2000.2.26 Platter Canoe-shaped with four ancestor heads carved into it - one at either end and two inside bowl interior. Carved line designs on sides of platter. Color: BR 2000.2.26 (Platter) image
7 2000.2.27 Shield Rectangular shaped with roughly rounded bottom and top edge. Design carved into face, pigmented red, white, black, handle carved into back. Remnant pigment black red, pigment line designs. Line designs carved on to front two longest edges - remnant white. Front and back accented with twelve (on each side) sago tassels. Color: RD,WH,BK,BR
8 2000.2.32 Shield Tapered oval shape with designs carved into face, pigmented red, white. Handle carved onto back, remnant red and white on back. Areas pigmented/ stained black, most notably at edges and on back. Color: RD,WH,BR,BK 2000.2.32 (Shield) image
9 2000.2.64 Drum Cylindrical drum, narrower in center band (hourglass). Hollow. Decorated handle attached to one side. Body of drum has carved designs. Head is lizard skin attached with rattan. Color: BR 2000.2.64 (Drum) image
10 2000.2.67 Carving Five human figures interconnected, with hornbill figure. Forms irregular shape. Remnant white pigment. Carved details red. Color: WH,RD,BR
11 2000.2.90 Carving, ancestor Standing human figure. Hunched at shoulders. Holding a hornbill in hands. Figure is standing on the shoulders of another human figure. Bottom figure is cut off at neck. Only head of bottom figure is showing. Both figures have carved marks on face (scarification?). Color: BR 2000.2.90 (Carving, ancestor) image
12 2000.2.93 Carving, ancestor Two human female figures holding human heads (one each) facing chin up. Another head figure is attached (chin up) to feet of second figure. First figure kneeling atop second's head. Both figures have straight arms and support heads with fingertips. Carved designs (scarification?) on bodies and cheeks and cheeks of heads. Color: BR