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Collection

Mount Hagen, Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Bark belt
Other titles:
Man's belt
Belt
Place of origin
Mount HagenWestern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Melpa people
Year
collected 1961
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
incised bark, red pigment
Dimensions

dimensions variable: 27.0 x 24.8 x 18.8 cm overall (approx.):

0 - Whole; 191 cm; length of coiled bark (approx.)

0 - Whole; 18.8 cm; width of bark, dimensions variable (approx.)

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
533.1979
Location
Not on display