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Title

Belt

collected 1963

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Anglimp-South Waghi District Jiwaka Province Papua New Guinea
    Cultural origin
    Wahgi people
    Date
    collected 1963
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    34 lengths of bamboo, each drilled at top and bottom with two holes and threaded onto green machine-made cotton cord, pokerwork design applied to outside surface of each individual bamboo slat
    Dimensions
    12.0 x 24.0 x 24.0 cm overall :

    0 - Whole, 73 cm (28 3/4"), approx. circumference inside belt

    0 - Whole, 24 cm, approx. diameter of belt

    0 - Whole, 12 cm (4 3/4"), width of belt at widest point

    Credit
    Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    292.1978
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication