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Karahuts

These are marvelous dance ornaments which, surprisingly, are held in the dancer’s mouth.

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Fig. 47:
Karahut,
Abelam,
shells, grasses,
cus cus tails
& boar tusks, 17”
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Fig. 48:
Chief’s Karahut,
Abelam,
shells, grasses & boar tusks,
wood & clay, 26”
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Fig. 49:
Karahut,
Abelam,
shells, grasses,
cus cus tails
& boar tusks, 20”
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