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Palmwood comb with eight teeth and twine tied around and on top the terminal.
CH classification INDIGENOUS CULTURES Melanesian & South Sea Islander comb
L282 x W52 mm
History and use
Melanesian men are more likely than women to wear hair combs as part of their ceremonial dress. Worn mainly as dance ornaments, these combs are now commonly sold to tourists and serve a more everyday function.