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An image of Figure by Tul Tul

Tul Tul

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Title
Figure
Place of origin
KeiakasaOkapa DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Fore people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1964
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
wood, marsupial fur, cassowary feathers (Casuarius), coix seeds (Coix lacryma-jobi), barkcloth, plant fibre string, nassa shells (Nassarius), feather shaft, rattan, black pigment
Dimensions

139.0 cm height; 17.0 cm diameter

Credit
Purchased 1977
Accession number
299.1977
Copyright
© Fore people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 140 (colour illus.), 163. cat.no. 82

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