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Title

Kolkol OR watumbiy (shoulder shield)

early 20th century
collected 1969


Artist

Forapia

Papua New Guinea


Details


Cultural origin

Anganen people


Dates

early 20th century
collected 1969


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

wood, black pigment


Dimensions

121.9 x 40.6 x 2.5 cm


Credit

Purchased 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

268.1977


Artist information

Forapia

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Natalie Wilson (Editor), Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 92 (colour illus.), 161. cat.no. 36