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Title

Shield

early 20th century
collected circa 1972


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Cultural origin

Kamano-Kafe people


Dates

early 20th century
collected circa 1972


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

stone-carved wood, blackened and polished, cane, 2-ply plant fibre thread, barkcloth cord handle


Dimensions

138.0 x 50.0 x 7.0 cm :

0 - Whole, 138 cm (54 5/16"), approx.

0 - Whole, 50 cm (19 11/16"), approx.

0 - Whole, 7 cm (2 3/4"), approx.


Credit

Gift of Jean Moriarty 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

477.1979