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Title

Rimbu (ceremonial headdress)

mid 20th century
collected 1969


Artist

Wiru people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Title

Ceremonial hat


Cultural origin

Wiru people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1969


Media category

Ceremonial object


Materials used

cane, fibre, white pigment


Dimensions


Credit

Purchased 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

246.1977


Artist information

Wiru people

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Pangia

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973. cat.no. H8