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Collection

An image of Damarau (sago storage jar) by

Aibom Village, Chambri Lake, Middle Sepik River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Damarau (sago storage jar)
Other titles:
Sago storage jar (with a modelled face)
Place of origin
Aibom VillageChambri LakeMiddle Sepik RiverEast Sepik ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Iatmul people
Year
collected 1965
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
earthenware, modelled
Dimensions

78.0 cm height:

0 - Whole; 78 cm

Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
418.1994
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Margaret Tuckson and Patricia May, The traditional pottery of Papua New Guinea, 'East and West Sepik Provinces', pg. 208-325, Kensington, 1982. General reference to Aibom pottery.

Margaret Tuckson, Pottery in Australia [vol. 5, no. 1], 'Pottery in New Guinea', pg. 9-16, Turramurra, May 1966, front cover (illus.), 2.