Seven combs (one of seven)
Some decorative combs must have been very impressive when worn, including this large man’s comb from Wuvulu (Matty I).
Steven Hooper, 1997
Entry taken from Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Collection, Vol. 2: Pacific, African and Native North American Art, edited by Steven Hooper (Yale University Press, 1997) p. 79.
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Paysage dans l'Aisne
Image h. 122 x w. 184, support h. 170 x w. 233, mount h. 362 x w. 486mm