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Title

Peng koklnga

collected 1963


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Ceremonial hat/wig


Cultural origin

Melpa people


Date

collected 1963


Materials used

bark on cane frame, human hair, tree rosin, plant fibre, green beetles, yellow, red and blue trade store colours, white natural pigment


Dimensions

37.0 x 46.0 x 45.0 cm (approx.) :

0 - Whole; 37 cm; approx.

0 - Whole; 46 cm; approx.

0 - Whole; 45 cm; approx.


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

554.1979



Place

Where the work was made
Mount Hagen