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Title

Yɨvɨraata (shield with slit)

mid 20th century
collected 1969

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Marawaka Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Baruya people
    Dates
    mid 20th century
    collected 1969
    Media category
    Arms & armour
    Materials used
    wood, white pigment, yellow ochre pigment, remains of bast sling
    Dimensions
    107.0 x 58.0 x 2.0 cm
    Credit
    Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    257.1978
    Copyright
    © Baruya people, under the endorsement of the Pacific Islands Museums Association's (PIMA) Code of Ethics

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Marawaka

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications