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Title

Male figure surmounted by a bird

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Cultural origin

Yaul people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media categories

Ceramic , Sculpture


Materials used

earthenware, modelled, incised decoration


Dimensions

34.5 cm height


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

401.1994



Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Renée Free, Geoffrey Legge and Daniel Thomas AM, Tony Tuckson, Sydney, 2006, 17 (illus.). Photograph showing 1973 Aboriginal and Melanesian art display at the AGNSW, with works collected by Tony Tuckson on his 1965 trip to Papua New Guinea.