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Collection

An image of Ceremonial decoration (fish) by

Benabena, Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Ceremonial decoration (fish)
Other titles:
Headdress
Place of origin
BenabenaGoroka DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Benabena people
Year
collected 1966
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
silk fabric, newspaper, cane, bamboo, red and black dyes, white feathers
Dimensions

128.0 from tip of tail to snout

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
552.1979
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (1)

Loan exhibition of Native art from the private collection previously not displayed of Mr S G Moriarty, Gallery Stephen Kellner, Australia, 15 Sep 1966–06 Oct 1966