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Title

Roof finial


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Gable-top decoration


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Date

collected 1961


Media categories

Ceramic , Sculpture


Materials used

earthenware, modelled, dried sago leaf fibre, white and black earth pigments


Dimensions

58.4 x 27.0 cm :

0 - Whole; 58.4 cm

0 - Whole; 27 cm


Credit

Purchased 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

152.1976



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 92 (illus.). cat.no. 283

Natalie Wilson, Look, 'Focus on Oceanic Art: a new display and a conference', pg. 32-33, Sydney, Oct 2009, 32, 33 (colour illus.).