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Collection

Lake Kopiago, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Belts
Other titles:
Girdle
Place of origin
Lake KopiagoSouthern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Duna people
Year
mid 20th century
collected 1969
Media category
Botanical material
Materials used
12 bamboo belts, 6 with poker work decoration
Dimensions

32.0 diameter (approx.)

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
805.1979.20
Copyright
© Duna people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 137 (colour illus.), 163. cat. no. 79

Exhibition history (1)

Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 May 2014–10 Aug 2014