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Collection

Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Massim tabuya (Canoe wavesplitter)
Other titles:
Canoe prowboard
Place of origin
Trobriand IslandsMilne Bay ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Kilivila (Kiriwina) people
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
carved wood with incised decoration filled with lime powder
Dimensions

67.5 x 27.0 cm (irreg.):

0 - Whole; 67.5 cm

0 - Whole; 27 cm

Credit
Purchased 1976
Accession number
173.1976
Location
Not on display