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Collection

An image of Shield by

Lake Kopiago, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Shield
Place of origin
Lake KopiagoSouthern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Duna people
Year
collected 1969
Media category
Arms & armour
Materials used
wood, bark, split bamboo, dark brown, white and pale red natural pigments
Dimensions

130.0 x 38.0 x 27.0 cm approx.:

0 - Whole; 130 cm (51 3/16"); approx.

0 - Whole; 38 cm (14 15/16"); approx.

0 - Whole; 27 cm (10 5/8"); approx.

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
Accession number
306.1978
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973. cat.no. H145