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Collection

Goroka District, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Gourd mask
Place of origin
Goroka DistrictEastern Highlands ProvincePapua New Guinea
Year
collected 1964?
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
gourd, Job's Tears (Coix lacryma-jobi) seeds, white pigment
Dimensions

32.0 x 21.0 cm

Credit
Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977
Accession number
830.1979
Copyright
© Under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Chris Boylan and Greta North, The world of tribal arts, 'Highlands Art of New Guinea', pg. 73-83, San Francisco, Winter 1997, 77 (colour illus.). fig.no. 10

Exhibition history (2)

The "Moriarty" Exhibition, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, 01 Nov 1964–31 Dec 1964

Loan exhibition of Native art from the private collection previously not displayed of Mr S G Moriarty, Gallery Stephen Kellner, Australia, 15 Sep 1966–06 Oct 1966