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An image of Khomongu (Serving bowl) by Samungi

Samungi

(Papua New Guinea  – )

Language group
Boiken, Papua New Guinea
Title
Khomongu (Serving bowl)
Other titles:
Bowl
Place of origin
Toanumbu VillageEast Sepik ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Boiken people
Year
collected 1972
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
earthenware, chip-carved, white natural pigment
Dimensions

21.0 cm height

Credit
Gift of Mrs Margaret Tuckson 1973
Accession number
57.1973
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Margaret Tuckson and Patricia May, The traditional pottery of Papua New Guinea, Kensington, 1982, 269 (illus.). figure no. 9.103

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 46. cat.no. 101

Exhibition history (2)

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

Sospen Graun: traditional pottery of Papua New Guinea, Djamu Gallery, Sydney, 04 Mar 2000–28 Aug 2000