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Title

Savi (canoe prow mask)

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Title

Canoe prow ornament for head hunting raids


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

sago palm petiole, wood, natural earth pigments, cassowary feathers, cane


Dimensions

87.0 cm height


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

377.1994


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

38