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Title

Mask

collected 1964

Artists

Unknown Artist

No image
  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Okapa District Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Fore people
    Date
    collected 1964
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    carved tree fern, feathers, burr, plant fibres, seeds, pig tusk, 4 teeth, white and pink natural pigments, knotted plant fibre headdress: double stranded, top with 13 cowrie shells, bottom with 15 cowrie shells
    Dimensions
    73.0 x 17.6 x 14.5 cm approx. :

    0 - Whole, 47 cm (18 1/2"), Bottom of head to top of burr hair, approx.

    0 - Whole, 73 cm (28 3/4"), Bottom of head to top of feather, approx.

    0 - Whole, 19.6 cm (7 11/16"), Width, approx.

    0 - Whole, 14.5 cm (5 11/16"), Depth, approx.

    Credit
    Purchased 1977
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    292.1977
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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Okapa District

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication