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Title

konguwavi (gable finial of men's house)

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Title

Roof ridge ornament


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

earthenware, white and black natural pigments, plant fibre tassels


Dimensions

52.0 x 23.0 x 25.0 cm


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

417.1994


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

40