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Title

Pelvic girdle


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Girdle (representing snake)


Cultural origin

Yagaria people


Date

collected 1968


Materials used

bamboo, rattan, yellow orchid stem fibre (Dendrobium), wood, animal skin, plant fibre string, plant fibre, barkcloth, red pigment


Dimensions

woven band 32.0 cm diameter; rear barkcloth panel 68.0 cm length; wooden panel 10.5 x 21.6 x 2 cm


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

605.1979



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 131 (colour illus.), 163. cat.no. 75 [erroneous date of collected 1969; should be collected 1968]