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An image of Gourd mask by
Alternate image of Gourd mask by

Chuave District, Simbu (Chimbu) Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Gourd mask
Place of origin
Chuave DistrictSimbu (Chimbu) ProvincePapua New Guinea
Year
collected 1966
Media categories
Ceremonial object, Botanical material, Animal material
Materials used
gourd, gum, human teeth, feathers, orange and brown pigment
Dimensions

25.4 cm height:

0 - Whole; 25.4 cm (10")

Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
285.1977
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 50. cat.no. H45

Exhibition history (1)

Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Oct 1974 -