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A beautiful hand-carved wooden comb decorated with the typical curvilinear open-artwork of the Elders Tafu motifs. This comb shows incredible carving with a nice brown patina. The wearing of an elaborate comb such as this one, is a sign of prestige for it demonstrates that the woman doesn't carry cargo on her head. Combs are among the oldest tools found by archaeologists.

Tanimbar Comb

  • Origin: Indonesia

    Material: Wood

    Size: 2.5" W x 8" L

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