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Collection

Dimiri Village, Yuat River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Male figure surmounted by a bird
Place of origin
Dimiri VillageYuat RiverEast Sepik ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Yaul people
Year
collected 1965
Media categories
Ceramic, Sculpture
Materials used
earthenware, modelled, incised decoration
Dimensions

34.5 cm height

Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
401.1994
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Renée Free, Geoffrey Legge and Daniel Thomas, Tony Tuckson, Roseville, 2006, 17 (illus.). Photograph showing 1973 Aboriginal and Melanesian art display at the AGNSW, with works collected by Tony Tuckson on his 1965 trip to Papua New Guinea.