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Collection

An image of Shield by

Frieda River, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea

Title
Shield
Place of origin
Frieda RiverEast Sepik ProvincePapua New Guinea
Media category
Arms & armour
Materials used
carved wood, red, black and white natural pigments
Dimensions

170.2 x 81.3 cm:

0 - Whole; 170.2 cm (67")

0 - Whole; 81.3 cm (32")

Credit
Purchased 1969
Accession number
IA1.1969
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 46. cat.no. 94 The Upper Sepik

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Jul 1970, 547 (illus.). no. 53

Exhibition history (1)

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