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Collection

An image of Armband by

Mount Elimbari, Simbu (Chimbu) Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Armband
Place of origin
Mount ElimbariSimbu (Chimbu) ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Chuave people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1966
Media category
Woodwork
Materials used
wood, carved, yellow and red ochre pigments
Dimensions

10.4 cm length; outside 15.5 cm diameter (variable); inside 10.8 cm diameter (variable)

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
519.1979
Copyright
© Chuave 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, 107 (colour illus.), 161. cat.no. 53

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