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An image of Kolkol OR watumbiy (shoulder shield) by Forapia

Forapia

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Title
Kolkol OR watumbiy (shoulder shield)
Place of origin
DetPoroma DistrictSouthern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Anganen people
Year
early 20th century
collected 1969
Media category
Arms & armour
Materials used
wood, black pigment
Dimensions

121.9 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm

Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
268.1977
Copyright
© Anganen people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics
Location
Temporary exhibitions gallery
Bibliography (1)

Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 92 (colour illus.), 161. cat.no. 36

Exhibition history (1)

Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 May 2014–10 Aug 2014