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Title

Male figure

collected 1964

Artists

Unknown Artist

No image
  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Okapa District Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea
    Date
    collected 1964
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    wood, human hair, string lap lap, cane plaited leg band, cowrie shells, teeth, boar's tusks
    Dimensions
    70.0 x 27.0 cm :

    0 - Whole, 70 cm (27 9/16")

    0 - Whole, 27 cm (10 5/8"), Width from elbow to elbow.

    Credit
    Purchased 1977
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    296.1977
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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Okapa District