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Title

Mei mask

collected 1965


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Titles

Mai mask

Mwai mask


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Date

collected 1965


Materials used

painted wood, shells


Dimensions

87.0 cm height


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

412.1994


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

38


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Unknown and Daniel Thomas, 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.

Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1972, (illus.).