(Papua New Guinea)
a - Figure; 162cm; height
b - Black bead waist decoration; 70cm; length approx.
c - Shell waist decoration; 17cm; diam.
d - Cassowary feather headdress; 24 x 26cm; diam.
e - Tusk neck ornament; 10cm; diam.
f - Red feather and fibre headdress; 18cm; diam.
g - Cowrie shell headdress; 17cm; diam.
h - Rattan, twisted fibre and shell headdress; 17cm
Tony Tuckson (Egypt; England; Australia, b.1921, d.1973) (Author), Melanesian art, Sydney, 1966, 18. cat.no. 242
The "Moriarty" Exhibition, Manly Regional Art Gallery and Museum, 01 Nov 1964–31 Dec 1964.
Melanesian Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 20 Apr 1966–22 May 1966.