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Collection

An image of Mask by

Henganofi, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Mask
Place of origin
HenganofiEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Kamano people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1966
Media categories
Ceremonial object, Botanical material
Materials used
tree fern, barkcloth, pigment, plant fibres, iron nails, plant fibre string
Dimensions

45.0 x 25.0 x 32.0 cm

Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
282.1977
Copyright
© Kamano 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, 73 (colour illus.), 160. cat.no. 20

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