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Title

Suspension hook, head with long nose

collected 1965


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Date

collected 1965


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

engraved and painted wood


Dimensions

55.0 h


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

430.1994


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

40


Place

Where the work was made
Chambri Lake

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.