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Title

Kune kanda pine (under-arm shield)

mid 20th century
collected 1963


Artist

Kakoli people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Cultural origin

Kakoli people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1963


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

wood, incised and pecked designs, white and red pigments, machine-wove cotton sling


Dimensions

63.5 x 27.0 x 2.5 cm


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1978


Accession number

304.1978


Artist information

Kakoli people

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Plumes and pearlshells: art of the New Guinea highlands, Sydney, 2014, 94 (colour illus.), 161. cat.no. 38

Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 40 (illus.), 54. cat.no. H143

Melanesian art, Sydney, 1966, 18. cat.no. 249