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Title

Lime stick

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Dates

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

cassowary bone, carved


Dimensions

29.2 x 5.0 x 1.8 cm


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

394.1994


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

38


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 44. cat.no. 42, 'Lime stick, handle in the form of a parrot head. Tambanum village (Iatmul). Cassowary bone, carved. 43l Collected 1965 (49)'