Hornbill feathers in leaf satchel

Ten hornbill feathers inside a leaf stachel. The satchel is made up of two dried palm leaves of the same shape, almost rectangular. The leaves are held together by two thin lengths of wood threaded down one long and one short side. The wood has pierced the leaves. The feathers are slotted between the leaves through the two open sides. There are seven brown and white feather and one white feather.
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Palm leaves and Hornbill feathers.
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Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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