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Fearsome Cassowary Nose Bone Decoration From New Guinea

Fearsome Cassowary Nose Bone Decoration From New Guinea

This is a New Guinea nose bone decoration. Among the tribes of New Guinea, nose ornaments like this one were meant to instill fear. The more elaborate the decoration, the more fearsome the warrior wearing it. The bones didn’t just intimidate a tribesman’s enemies but were also thought to keep evil spirits at bay. This […]