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Title

mbwatnggowi (female ancestor gable figure)

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Titles

Female figure - King post

House post


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Dates

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

wood


Dimensions

348.5 x 218.5 x 60.0 cm


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

382.1994


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

40