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Collection

Middle Sepik River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Figure and bird
Place of origin
Middle Sepik RiverEast Sepik ProvincePapua New Guinea
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
feathers, bark, bone, shells, human hair, ochres, earth pigments, charcoal, grass rope, wood
Dimensions

131.0 cm height:

0 - Whole; 131 cm

Credit
Purchased 1971
Accession number
46.1971
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 45. cat.no. 86; Middle Sepik and "Washkuk"; titled 'Figure and bird'

Exhibition history (1)

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